October 27, 2021

Healthcare

Energy Harness' fixture uses UV light to kill airborne pathogens

The fixture, which underwent testing at Florida Gulf Coast University, works by exposing indoor air to a large dose of high-energy UV-C light as the air passes through the device. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2021

Orlando Health's spina bifida fetal surgery program is showing promising results

In November 2018, Jessica Trinkle was nearly 24 weeks pregnant when she visited her OB-GYN in Volusia County and saw her unborn son... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

Wolfson Children's Hospital has launched a mental health program for children

Program addresses a rise in mental health issues among children and teens. Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

HoloLens glasses allow pediatric heart surgeons to see 3-D images of the heart

Pediatric heart surgeons at Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami are using immersive technology to help with pre-operative planning... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

Protection against HPV has fallen dramatically during the pandemic

Vaccinations have gotten an enormous amount of attention this year, as a result of the Moderna, Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

Nemours aims to take children's health care beyond hospital walls

Dr. Larry Moss took the reins of Nemours Children's Health System in Jacksonville in the fall of 2018... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital will double in size by late 2022

Memorial Healthcare System in south Broward expects to complete the expansion of Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital to more than 300,000... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

Pensacola gets a pediatric cancer center

Pediatric health care resources across Northwest Florida took a leap forward this spring with the opening of the Bear Family Foundation... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2021

The Scott Center's strides in autism treatment

The Scott Center, founded on the campus of Florida Tech in 2009, has emerged as one of the state's leading institutions in helping children with autism. Read more »
Published on 6/29/2021

Autism 2021: What we know now

Autism is a complex, brain-based condition that affects behavior as well as social and communication skills. Read more »
Published on 6/29/2021

Cleveland Clinic's Weston Hospital performs first living donor liver transplant

Cleveland Clinic's Weston Hospital has performed its first living donor liver transplant, in which a daughter donated a portion of her liver to her mother who had been battling complicated liver disease for several years. Read more »
Published on 6/2/2021

Elite DNA Therapy Services expands mental health services across Florida

Elite DNA Therapy Services is opening seven new locations and expanding virtual care to help address the shortage of mental health services in Florida. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2021

Thermaband focuses on hot flash help

Technology-driven solution to hot flashes for menopausal women, chemotherapy patients and others... Read more »
Published on 5/26/2021

Full Sail & Orlando Health collaborate on e-sports health research and care

Full Sail University opened the largest e-sports arena in the country, now a partnership with Orlando Health brings care to "the Fortress." Read more »
Published on 5/26/2021

TGH and USF Health team offer minimally invasive alternative for surgical treatment of uterine fibroids

The Acessa procedure is a minimally invasive treatment alternative to hysterectomy for women who have symptomatic fibroids Read more »
Published on 5/25/2021

A1 Medical Imaging to Be Part of AI Software Development for Medical Diagnostic Imaging Industry

Marilyn Radakovic, RN, Chief Operating Officer at A1 Medical Imaging, is excited to announce the company will become an integral part in the development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) software products for the Medical Diagnostic Imaging Industry. Read more »
Published on 5/24/2021

Orchard helps seniors navigate the COVID-19 vaccination process

“When the vaccine came out, everyone was struggling,” says Ming Yang, founder and CEO of Orchard. “There was a frantic feeling of trying to win a lottery ticket.” Read more »
Published on 4/28/2021

Evolution of Florida's COVID-19 care

When the first wave of COVID-19 cases began hitting Florida hospitals in March 2020, there wasn't a lot providers could offer beyond supportive care... Read more »
Published on 3/29/2021

It's easier to greenlight hospitals, but new building lags

Florida removed a regulatory dam known as a certificate of need that blocked new hospitals. Read more »
Published on 3/29/2021

Florida's opioid crisis has intensified amid the pandemic

As attention turned to the pandemic early last year, the opioid crisis largely fell out of the news. But it didn't go away. In fact, it has grown worse. Read more »
Published on 3/29/2021

Florida hospitals face a cash crunch from COVID

During the first week of March in 2020, Sarasota Memorial Hospital was treating a record number of patients... Read more »
Published on 3/29/2021

UF Health Cancer Center chosen PanCAN trial

Precision Promise is innovative in two ways, says Dr. Thomas George, director of the GI oncology... Read more »
Published on 3/1/2021

Effects of coronavirus on the heart still aren't fully known

Along with all the other unknowns about the coronavirus is whether it has long-term effects on the heart. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2021

Portable organ care system revives hearts, enables more transplants

George Martin's heart began failing in 2012, after he caught the swine flu. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2021

Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside chosen for Watchman FLX clinical trial

Dr. Saumil Oza says the risk of stroke increases 500% for patients with afib. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2021

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Connecting businesses with an untapped workforce
Connecting businesses with an untapped workforce

Allison Chase of The Able Trust outlines the organization's mission, champions the connection of businesses to Florida's "untapped talent pool," and draws awareness to "invisible" disabilities.
 

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