| 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 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,...
| 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,...
| 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...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 11:15 AM
Florida Hospital and Orlando Health, the two major health systems in Central Florida, say they're ready to isolate and care for suspected Ebola cases. [See story and video]
Officials at Nemours Children's Hospital and University of Central Florida...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 3:12 PM
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tightened its Ebola infection control guidelines for health-care workers, this time making it clear that the protective gear should leave no skin exposed.
The agency also emphasized the importance of...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 5:58 PM
With growing concern over the spread of Ebola to two health-care workers in Texas, Florida officials are calling for additional equipment, training and direction to ensure the state is ready if a case is reported here.
On Wednesday, Gov. Rick Scott...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Florida is known for doing things to the extreme — and not always positively.
When people around the country think about voting controversies, government corruption and debate fiascoes, the word "Florida" comes up. So give Gov. Rick Scott and many...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:35 PM
This weekend Orlando Health will receive a 58-ton piece of equipment for it's 15,000-square-foot, three-story Proton Therapy Center, which is expected to open in early 2016.
Three lanes of Southbound Orange Ave between Underwood and Miller will be...