The Case for Covering Low-Dose CT Lung Cancer Screening

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:54 am by Staff

Proponents cite ROI of early detection, reduced mortality Perhaps it is only appropriate the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is scheduled to announce its highly ant.... Read More

Life, Death…Or Somewhere In Between

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:51 am by Staff

Aortic aneurysms. Carotid artery disease. Peripheral vascular disease. When asymptomatic all these conditions pose little danger and in most cases cause no serious harm to a.... Read More

Testing the Waters

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:50 am by Staff

A lot of medical facilities and local practices have started getting busier, so they’re using temporary workers as a means to feel out staffing levels, and as they see it’s s.... Read More

Knee Pain: Risks Factors, Causes and Solutions

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:48 am by Staff

In 2013, there were over 10 million patient visits to doctors’ offices due to knee injuries and knee pain. This number is expected to rise as the population ages and obesity.... Read More

Diagnosis and Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis Expanding

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:46 am by Staff

Historically, children diagnosed with the genetic multi-system disorder cystic fibrosis rarely lived beyond their teens. But with the development of increasingly effective tr.... Read More

Osceola Regional Adds 72 GME Spots

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:45 am by Staff

UCF and Nova Southeastern host two diverse residency programs at HCA Kissimmee campus KISSIMMEE—Osceola Regional Medical Center is ramping up its first-ever Graduate Medical.... Read More


Nov 07, 2014 at 09:42 am by Staff

UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health ORLANDO - Richard Klein was a bit of a globetrotter as a child, so perhaps it is not surprising that two of the most important event.... Read More

Medical Society Renews Mission

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:40 am by Staff

New leadership at Orange County Medical Society attracts members, redefines value of organization to community physicians Earlier this year, to breathe life into the medical.... Read More

Advancing TeleHealth in Florida

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:36 am by Staff

Southeastern Telehealth Resource Center to host first annual Florida TeleHealth Summit Dec. 4-5 in Winter Park WINTER PARK – As Floridians morph into holiday mode, a very im.... Read More

November 2014

Nov 07, 2014 at 09:28 am by Staff

IMPOWER Doctors Receive Waiver from Florida Board of Medicine to Prescribe Controlled Substances via Telepsychiatry Three Florida licensed medical doctors on staff at IMPOWE.... Read More

2015 Editorial Calendar

Oct 17, 2014 at 09:59 am by Staff

EDITORIAL Each monthly issue of Medical News highlights a Clinical and Business focus. These focus features provide in-depth information on national topics relevant to the e.... Read More

2015 Ad Deadlines

Oct 15, 2014 at 04:16 pm by Staff

AD DEADLINES Contact John Kelly (407.701.7424) for rates. MONTH AD RESERVATION AD MATERIALS February                Tuesday, Jan. 2.... Read More

The Magic of the Czech Winter Holiday Season

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:24 am by Staff

For many of us, the time of year when we travel to Europe is as important as where we go. Visiting Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, is especially gratifying during.... Read More

Trusts That Help You Share in the Benefits of Giving

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:21 am by Staff

Americans are generous people. We will give over $375 billion to charitable organizations in 2013, according to a January 2013 forecast by Atlas of Giving. No matter what ca.... Read More

Five Simple Steps to Address Patients Affected by Obesity

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:19 am by Staff

It’s 5:56pm. You just finished notes on your last patient of the day and you have about 90 seconds before you’re ready to head out and do rounds. Glancing at your desk (if yo.... Read More

Bone Pain in Cancer

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:16 am by Staff

Advances in cardiovascular care have led to improvements in longevity. Public health experts have predicted that in the next several years cancer will likely supplant cardiov.... Read More

Incontinence – Pelvic Floor Failure

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:14 am by Staff

Nursing home patients, young moms, soldiers returning home from Afghanistan, middle-aged guys who have trouble peeing and prostate cancer survivors? The answer of course is.... Read More

Manage Time and Decrease Turnover Costs

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:12 am by Staff

Turnover, not to be described and associated as a lightly toasted, flakey filled pastry with a decadent warm inside, is rather in the medical industry a frightening statistic.... Read More

No Longer Last in Line

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:07 am by Staff

The changing role of SNFs Just as the notion of what’s considered ‘old’ has changed in today’s society … think ‘70 is the new 50’ … so too has the role and function of skill.... Read More

Reimbursement Revisit

Oct 10, 2014 at 09:04 am by Staff

A Look at payment innovation While physicians and facilities have long had to keep up with different negotiated contract rates among payers, the reimbursement landscape has.... Read More