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...

Patients someday might skip the waiting room to see their doctor by a video visit. The prevalence of telemedicine interaction between medical providers, or between doctors and patients in remote settings, is expected to move into the mainstream. It could include using Skype or some other...

Some 10 million Hispanics stand to gain health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, and the Spanish-language media network Univision 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...

Sixty pounds overweight and borderline diabetic, 15-year-old Naila could have been just another statistic among the 7.6 million uninsured children in America, but today she is 50 pounds lighter, a vibrant teen contributing to her Golden Gate community thanks to the comprehensive managed care she...

In July, Genesis Community Health, a nonprofit health center dedicated to providing primary care medical services to the underserved population in Boynton Beach, received two grants to expand its healthcare services: a state grant for $423,000 from the Florida Department of Health and a federal...

Seniors learned about SHINE – Serving Health Insurance Needs of Elders – and its Medicare counseling services at a presentation July 11 at the Hagen Ranch Road Library. "SHINE'S mission is to provide free and unbiased health insurance counseling through a dedicated network of volunteers, empowering...