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Monday, June 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A outbreak nears 1,500 cases »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   With Pasco and Pinellas counties accounting for more than a th...
Monday, June 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
State adds 63 Hepatitis A cases in outbreak »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   The state had 63 cases of hepatitis A reported during the last...
Thursday, May 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical records debate re-emerges »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Saunders   TALLAHASSEE --- Nearly 15 years after Florida voters approv...
Tuesday, May 28, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A cases continue escalating »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   With cases popping up in various parts of the state, Florida h...
Tuesday, May 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Board of Medicine vacancies take toll »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Vacancies and expired terms are starting to become a probl...
Monday, May 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A cases top 1,200 this year »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   With an additional 89 cases reported last week, Florida has ha...
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medscape releases 2019 Physician Wealth & Debt Report »
Medscape has released its 2019 Physician Wealth & Debt Report. For the study, Medscape uses its own physician co...
Wednesday, May 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Secretary post remains empty at health agency »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Florida is grappling with an outbreak o...
Wednesday, May 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report points to need to bolster health preparedness »
  The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- As the 2019 hurricane season loom...
Monday, April 22, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hepatitis A outbreak continues to grow »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   The number of cases of hepatitis A in Florida has continued to...
Thursday, April 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
More medical marijuana licenses on horizon »
The News Service of Florida By Dara Kam TALLAHASSEE --- State health officials are preparing to revamp the ap...
Monday, February 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judge rejects cap on marijuana dispensaries »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida   TALLAHASSEE --- Siding with Florida’s largest cannabis oper...
Tuesday, January 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis still looking for Health Secretary »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Gov. Ron DeSantis still hasn’t found the doctor he’s looking f...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospice doctors seek exemption from drug database »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- Less than a year after the Florida Legislature pass...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
High-stakes marijuana ruling placed on hold »
By Jim Saunders The News Service of Florida   TALLAHASSEE --- In a closely watched case, an appeals court...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CDC Update—Outbreak of Life-threatening Coagulopathy Associated with Synthetic Cannabinoids Use »
Distributed via the CDC Health Alert Network December 10, 2018, 1300ET (1:00 PM ET) CDC HAN-00416 Update—Ou...
Monday, December 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zika cases at 93 this year »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff As the end of the year approaches, Florida has reported 93 cases of the mo...
Tuesday, November 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State challenged again on marijuana licenses »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   A Winter Springs company has filed the latest in a series of...
Thursday, November 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid plan shows losses in first half of year »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida   TALLAHASSEE --- As many as half of the managed-care pla...
Wednesday, October 17, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott seeks backing on medical marijuana appeal »
The News Service of Florida By Dara Kam   TALLAHASSEE --- With a 5 p.m. Friday deadline looming, Gov. Ric...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zika cases rise; baby born with Zika 'syndrome' »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   The number of reported Zika cases in Florida this year has inc...
Thursday, October 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scott says health care a 'right,' but questions remain »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- In trying to distance himself from a mu...
Friday, September 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Insurers shun state healthcare website »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- The pushback against Gov. Rick Scott’s...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Healthcare transparency effort lags »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- With just months left in his term, one...
Tuesday, September 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State health data system often rejects information »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff Florida hospitals, ambulatory surgical centers and emergency departments a...
Thursday, September 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Use of drug database increases amid opioid fight »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- One of Florida’s main weapons to thwart...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid patients face changes in health plans »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- About 600,000 low-income patients will...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Zika cases continue inching up in Florida »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff Florida has had 66 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika virus this ye...
Monday, August 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State adds three Zika cases »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Florida has had 62 reported cases of the mosquito-borne Zika v...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judge backs bone-marrow transplant program »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Rejecting a challenge from the University of Miami Hospital a...
Monday, August 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Affordable Care Act audit finds improper payments »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   The Obama administration improperly paid insurance compani...
Wednesday, August 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed major changes in E&M codes »
The American Medical Association (AMA) has weighed in on the Proposed 2019 Physician Fee Schedule, specifically on the imp...
Monday, August 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ruling rejects limits on medical marijuana businesses »
The News Service of Florida By Dara Kam   TALLAHASSEE --- In a ruling that could have a revolutionary impact...
Friday, August 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Initiative targets obesity in Florida »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Who says doctors and insurers are at odds? The Florida Medical...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed 2019 Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule released »
Information from the American Medical Association:   On Thursday, July 12, CMS published the proposed Ph...

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