Legislative Update regarding Physician Assistants

Governor Scott signed HB 375 into law on Monday, March 28, 2016. It relates to Physician Assistants and includes several changes to the law.

05/27/2016 | admin | 0

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Legislative Update Regarding Billing

Governor Scott signed HB 1175 into law on Thursday, April 14, 2016. It relates to billing.

05/27/2016 | admin | 0

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Legislative Update Regarding Billing Members of a PPO or EPO

Governor Scott signed HB 221 into law on Thursday, April 14, 2016. It relates to billing and includes several changes to the law.

05/26/2016 | admin | 0

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DCMS announces support of Seafood Nutrition Partnership Jacksonville

Seafood Nutrition Partnership Jacksonville today announced that the Duval County Medical Society (DCMS) is supporting its efforts to raise awareness about the essential nutritional benefits of eating seafood and its positive impact on improving heart heal

05/24/2016 | admin | 0

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Memorial Hospital Breaks Ground on Free-Standing Emergency Room in Mandarin

On Monday, May 23, leadership from Memorial Hospital broke ground on a free-standing emergency room in Mandarin.

05/23/2016 | admin | 0

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Being HIPAA Compliant is Part of How Physicians get Paid

On April 27, CMS came out with a proposed rule on how physicians will get paid under MACRA (the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act).

05/12/2016 | admin | 0

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Naval Hospital Jacksonville changes command

Capt. John Le Favour turned over leadership of Naval Hospital (NH) Jacksonville — comprised of a hospital and five branch health clinics — to Capt. David Collins during a change of command ceremony on May 6.

05/10/2016 | admin | 0

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St. Vincent's sites of care now veteran providers

Today St. Vincent’s HealthCare announced a partnership to provide care through the Veterans Choice Program, giving veterans the choice to receive care at St. Vincent’s locations throughout northeast Florida and southeast Georgia.

05/09/2016 | admin | 0

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UF Health Proton Therapy featured in radiation oncology journal

A special particle therapy issue of the International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology Physics, signals a tipping point in the quantity & quality of research being produced at academic health centers that use proton therapy to treat many kinds of can

05/03/2016 | admin | 0

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Safety scores released for Florida hospitals

The Hospital Safety Score has releases its Spring 2016 Hospital Safety Scores for hospitals across the country.

04/26/2016 | admin | 0

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