August 19, 2022

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Winnie Palmer Hospital's new newborn screening process means less wait time for test results

In Florida, the state requires newborns to be screened for 57 disorders, ranging from sickle cell disease to cystic fibrosis. Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital has instituted an electronic process... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Nemours sees 2,200% rise in telehealth visits during COVID-19 pandemic

Nemours Children's Health System launched its CareConnect telemedicine platform in 2015 — but use of the video visit service has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Reef Technology and DHL Express to deliver packages via electric cargo bikes

Reef Technology and DHL team up to deliver packages via electric cargo bikes. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Diversity and Florida's executive MBA students

This year's cohort of students highlights the diversity at EMBA programs at Florida universities. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Aerosens develops technology to track aviation safety equipment

Airlines are required to ensure airplane cabins have a full complement of first-aid kits, defibrillators, life vests and other safety equipment. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Jax NAP adds Seaborn Networks as one of its 130+ tenants

Seaborn was attracted to Jacksonville because it has fewer current systems and cables than other locations in the Southeast... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Effort to expand flu vaccinations dies in the Florida Senate

In the flu season that ended in the spring, thousands of Florida children got the flu and 14 died. Most of those who died hadn't gotten a flu shot. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

NASA grant helps UCF team develop method to extract lunar ice

Lunar mining will grow ever important as the United States seek to establish a presence on the moon. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Ascension Sacred Heart's children's hospital $85-million expansion

Only a year after opening, Ascension Sacred Heart's $85-million, 126-bed Studer Family Children's Hospital in Pensacola is undergoing a growth spurt. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Coflyt creates software for pilots, aircraft owners to manage aircraft paperwork

Eric Hill created the software for Coflyt while a student at Mississippi State University. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Drinkware maker Tervis reduces office and factory space during pandemic

Although Tervis is growing — revenue was up 10% last year — the drinkware maker is looking to reduce its office and factory space... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

CSX's CEO James Foote leads transformation of freight carrier

CSX seemed about to derail just three years ago. Now it's leading a transformation of America's railroads, but can it ride the rails to growth? Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Nicklaus Children's Hospital is helping treat children with rare illness caused by the coronavirus

Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami has carved out space in its intensive care unit to treat Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), a rare illness that can appear several weeks after exposure to the coronavirus. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

COVID-19-related mental health challenges facing Florida's children

Jennifer Katzenstein, director of psychology and neuropsychology at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, spoke to FLORIDA TREND... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Florida lobbyists busier than ever, even amid a pandemic

Florida lobbyists pulled in an estimated quarter of a billion dollars in 2019, a record amount that marks a 22% increase over the past decade. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

President of Tallahassee-based Bascom Communications, Sarah Bascom

Worried that a surcharge could cripple its business, Dosal Tobacco hired more than a dozen Tallahassee lobbyists and Sarah Bascom... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Focused on the Future

As publisher of FLORIDA TREND, I typically travel throughout the state most weeks to meet other business executives... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

What Now?

The murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis echoes off Florida's own sorry racial history. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Pandemic responses at Florida's best companies

The pandemic forced firms to reconsider how they do business. Here's how some of the Best Companies to work for are handling the outbreak. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

Ascension Sacred Heart participates in COVID-19 clinical trial

Pensacola-based Ascension Sacred Heart is participating in a national clinical trial that involves extracting plasma from recovered ... Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Non-profit encourages more women to enter cyber-security fields

Leticia Gammill aims to get more women involved in cyber-security fields. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

PGT Innovations CEO Jeff Jackson feels impact from COVID-19

Recessions and a pandemic keep getting in the way of CEO Jeff Jackson's plan to expand pioneering window maker PGT Innovations. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Collaboration yields results

The power of public/private partnerships never ceases to amaze me. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Ratings agency Demotech sends out a warning about Florida's homeowner insurers

Given how 2020 is unfolding, a significant warning early this year about the condition of Florida's homeowner insurance market understandably didn't get a lot of attention Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Driverless vehicles help fight COVID-19

Since late March, Mayo Clinic Florida has been using autonomous vehicles to transport medical supplies and COVID-19 tests on its Jacksonville campus. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

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