| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:26 AM
After 40 years in downtown Apopka, Florida Hospital is planning to move to a new location with a bigger campus and new services.
Officials gathered this morning at the intersection of Harmon Road and Ocoee-Apopka Road to unveil the new plans. ...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:25 PM
Unlike the imaginary monsters of our childhoods, the ones lurking under the beds, in the closets or outside the windows on moonlit nights, the monster haunting Deborah Romero is real.
She had rounds of chemotherapy followed by radiation therapy to get...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 4:27 PM
A woman was charged with neglect after the 96-year-old man she was supposed to be caring for showed up at a hospital so malnourished that he was just "skin and bones" and weighed just 89 pounds, according to Apopka police.
The man told police that his...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 6:06 AM
Florida Hospital and UCF College of Medicine are partnering in Lake Nona to provide primary care, specialty care and diagnostic services, they announced on Wednesday.
As the two main tenants of Gateway Lake Nona, a sleek 100,000-square-foot medical...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 6:50 AM
The nature of health care has definitely changed in recent years, Jody Barry noted -- or perhaps a better term would be to say the mission of health care providers has expanded greatly.
“We’ve been talking about what we call extending our...
| Apr 3, 2015
Paris Dockery didn't expect to hear that her husband was in critical condition at Orlando Regional Medical Center when she listened to a voicemail from a random phone number at home about 11 a.m. Monday.
"My husband had been involved in a vehicle...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 2:46 PM
The new Florida Hospital Apopka will have more rooms than first proposed, and a much higher price tag.
At a groundbreaking ceremony Tuesday, Jennifer Wandersleben, vice president/administrator of Florida Hospital Apopka, said the medical campus will...
| Feb 20, 2015
Dr. Phillips Center and Florida Hospital have come together to create a school and research center that focuses on the intersection of arts and health, an initiative that could put Central Florida in the forefront of this emerging field.
| Feb 26, 2015
| 2:56 PM
Police found the sport-utility vehicle involved in Monday's shooting at Bethune-Cookman University, which left three students hurt, officials said.
In surveillance video released Tuesday, a black SUV is seen at 6:40 p.m. pulling into the parking lot that...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:53 PM
Two Florida Hospital employees printed portions of medical records of as many as 9,000 patients from January 2012 to May 2014, the hospital announced on Friday.
The hospital is notifying the affected patients on Friday.
Hospital campuses in Orange,...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 9:47 AM
The Florida Department of Health is launching a new oral health screening project in 48 Head Start centers in 29 counties, including Orange and Osceola.
"Early dental care keeps children healthy, and this collaborative project helps to reach more...