During the last several months, assisted-living facilities (ALFs) have been making headlines after the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) shut down a handful of facilities. It is important for Floridians to understand that not all ALFs are bad. In fact, the vast majority of ALFs...

A South Florida clinic is offering care for patients who cannot afford to see a doctor. "I don't have health insurance, and without this place, I wouldn't have anywhere," said Cicely Clary, a patient who visited UHI Community Care Clinic, which offers care without a cost. The...

When I was young it was almost an automatic reflex to consider someone on either side of 60 to be ancient. You assumed they were ready for a nursing home, a move to Florida or a plot at Blossom Hill. I, of course, looked at Concord’s...

Stop by Florida Hospital in Tampa or any other of the healthcare chain’s locations and it’s possible some celebrating might be going on. After all, the hospital with locations in Carrollwood, Tampa, Wesley Chapel, Orlando and beyond, has nudged Tampa General out of the No. 1 spot...

Northwest Florida Community Hospital administration, staff and community leaders gathered Tuesday to celebrate the hospital’s Wound Healing Institute accreditation for Hyperbaric Services. “Any time a hospital gets accredited, it is a big deal,” said Pat Schlenker, CEO of Northwest Florida Community Hospital. “Especially a small, rural...

PORT ST. LUCIE — Health Care Champions is proud to announce this year’s Health Care Champions Gold Sponsor is South Florida Radiation Oncology. South Florida Radiation Oncology's mission is to prevent and cure cancer through leading-edge cancer care and treatment. The staff at SFRO are committed to personalized,...