| Jan 4, 2015
| 10:25 AM
At Orlando Regional Medical Center's rooftop heliport, the scene looks like something out of Star Wars. Helicopters land and depart bearing Air Care crews dressed in red jumpsuits and smooth helmets — trauma medicine at its most modern.
| Jan 1, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Many people celebrate New Year's Eve with champagne and parties.
Courtney and Rock Carter celebrated by bringing a new life into the world.
Rock Gary Carter made his debut at 12:02 a.m. Thursday at Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies in Orlando,...
| 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 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 3, 2014
| 1:27 PM
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...
| 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 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...
| 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 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 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,...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Florida Hospital's Ebola team held a training on Thursday to learn how to put on and take off new protective gear that they will use in case of a suspected case, the hospital announced on Friday.
The team includes nearly 100 people from hospital areas...