The Florida Health Care Association has awarded the 2013 Nursing Home Administrator of the Year Award to Henry Gerrity, the administrator of the Tuskawilla Nursing & Rehab Center in Winter Springs. Gerrity has more than 14 years of experience in long-term care and has been the...

Some 10 million Hispanics stand to gain health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, and Spanish-language media network Univisión is positioning itself as a direct path to this potentially lucrative market. WellPoint and other Blues insurers in six states, including Florida, have signed deals with Univisión...

If you break your leg in Pensacola, Fla., chances are you'll have it X-rayed and in a cast within hours, courtesy of the nearest medical clinic or hospital. You'd get crutches and a prescription for painkillers and be home in time to Watch the next...

Women have been a focus of Obamacare since its inception. Free contraception, guaranteed maternity care and the promise that insurers can’t charge them more than men in similar health were parts of the law that resonated with women. But now the law’s supporters are even more...

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is opening its newest domestic AHF Healthcare Center on August 7 in Oakland Park, Florida. The facility in Broward County will offer advice from HIV experts and opportunities for client-centered, specialized treatment and care for people living with HIV/AIDS. The medical...

In recognition of her success at building compromise on vital health care issues important to Florida seniors and the medically fragile, state Representative Katie Edwards (D-Plantation) was presented today with the “Champion for the Elderly Award” from the Florida Health Care Association. The Florida Health Care...

CAC-Florida Medical Centers (CAC) announced today that the Miami-based health care company plans to expand its presence in Central Florida this fall with the addition of a third medical center. The new 10,000-sq.-ft. center will be located at 637 Semoran Boulevard in Orlando and will offer...

Saxon Archives, the leading document shredding company in Florida, has been helping healthcare professionals and facilities destroy sensitive patient data and documents. This practice does not only help protect the privacy of individuals but also help businesses fulfill legal obligations. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability...