| Dec 16, 2014
| 2:44 PM
When you're asleep in the operating room, your surgeon is most likely listening to music. But what kind of music and why?
An article in the Christmas issue of the British Medical Journal sheds light on the matter by summing up research findings and...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
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Regarding the article "Hospitals launch campaign for ACA" in Wednesday's Sentinel, I applaud Florida Hospital and Orlando Health for proactively working to serve the nearly half-million residents who remain uninsured in Central...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Their title is “navigator,” and they work at hospitals throughout the region, from Florida Hospital to South Lake Hospital to Orlando Health Heart Institute.
Their job, though, is not about providing new patients with directions to the...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Florida Hospital and Orlando Health officials have teamed up for an Affordable Care Act educational campaign in hopes of persuading their uninsured patients get coverage at the federal health insurance marketplace.
The goal is to eventually shift the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Ten years after a horrific car accident that killed her husband, an Orlando mother went back to Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children to find and thank the people who helped save her child.
Her story is captured in a short movie called The Thank You...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Orlando Health and a radiology practice group have teamed up to purchase Boston Diagnostic Imaging, an Orlando-based outpatient diagnostic center with five locations in Central Florida.
The hospital system and Medical Center Radiology Group, which is...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Ocoee's Health Central Hospital is getting 40 additional rooms thanks to a $13.8 million grant from the West Orange Healthcare District.
"This 40-room addition to the hospital will benefit west Orange County residents in a couple of very important ways,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 5:23 PM
By late Friday morning, a group of medical students at Florida Hospital East Orlando had managed to bring a mannequin back to life several times.
With a few taps on an iPad, chief resident Dr. Paul Zipper had prompted this sophisticated machine...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:40 AM
Orlando Health's Health Central Hospital in Ocoee is among a handful of hospitals in Central Florida to make it to the Joint Commission's 2014 Top Performer list, meaning they've met certain measures of care in four areas: heart attack, heart failure,...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:53 AM
CLERMONT — Susan McLean affectionately calls her pet project "The Big House."
McLean, 68, has been on the board of trustees at South Lake Hospital for about 26 years, 10 of those years in her current position as chairman. She's seen a lot of...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:00 PM
El color morado estuvo por todas partes en las afueras de uno de los edificios del complejo hospitalario de Orlando Health en Orange Avenue, lugar hasta donde llegaron jugadores y ejecutivos del Orlando City Soccer Club para lucir la que será su primera...