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  • UF study predicts 121,000 jobs created through Medicaid expansion

    TALLAHASSEE -- The state's hospitals made the pitch Friday that accepting federal Medicaid dollars available to states willing to insure more poor people under the Affordable Care Act will be an economic engine for Florida. The Florida Hospital...
  • Margaret Guedes, a Central Floridian of the Year runner-up for her passion

    Margaret Guedes, a Central Floridian of the Year runner-up for her passion
    Margaret Guedes: Twice she put life on pause and parachuted into Seattle so her son, John, could have bone-marrow transplants. In 1992, months after her 9-year-old lost his fight with leukemia, she launched Kids Beating Cancer Inc. to spare sick kids...
  • Patients lose when hospitals take over doctors

    Patients lose when hospitals take over doctors
    When a big hospital chain buys an independent doctor's office, we often hear the move will "enhance care," "integrate care" or "improve health-care efficiency." Spare us the euphemisms. Patients are the losers in these deals. We pay higher costs. We...
  • Mission: Museums

    Mission: Museums
    It started as a fleeting thought brought on by cooler temperatures and sunny skies. "It's interesting how all these museums are so close together," I muse aloud, flipping through a Calendar section. My editor's head swivels toward me. Her eyes light...
  • CFB Top Employers 2012 footnotes

    Adventist: Excludes 2,954 per-diem workers; includes Florida Hospital system and several Adventist Care Center nursing homes. Comcast: Universal Orlando resort; excludes local cable-TV operations. Orlando Health: Excludes 1,632 per-diem workers; does...
  • $2.1 Million Grant Boosts Cancer Trials at Florida Hospital

     
    More cancer patients will be able to participate in cutting-edge cancer research without leaving the community thanks to a $2.1 million grant Florida Hospital Cancer Institute received this month. The three-year grant from the National Cancer Institute&#...
  • Chamber taps one Central Florida exec to replace another

     
    TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Chamber of Commerce, one of the largest, richest and most forceful lobbying forces in the state Capitol, has tapped Florida Hospital President and CEO Lars Houmann to be its board chairman for 2012-13. The board oversees...
  • State House race between rookie candidates turns ugly

     
    For weeks, the Republican Party of Florida has paid for ads mocking Democratic state House candidate Joe Saunders, dubbing the civil-rights activist “Special Interest Joe” and claiming the University of Central Florida alum is “new to...
  • Mike Clelland, Linda Stewart, Darren Soto talk to WKMG’s Lauren Rowe

     
    On the local public-affairs front this weekend: ***”Flashpoint” features Democrats headed to the Florida Legislature: Rep.-elect Mike Clelland, Rep.-elect Linda Stewart and Sen.-elect Darren Soto. Lauren Rowe asks about their personal...
  • Our Whole Community celebrates fifth anniversary

     
    Our Whole Community, the Christian organization dedicated to promoting and producing healthy lifestyles throughout Central Florida, is celebrating its five-year anniversary.   “I am thankful to God for the work we have been able to accomplish in...
  • The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida

     
    Over two days, we revealed this year's list of “The 25 Most Powerful People in Central Florida” — as chosen by a panel of leaders from the business, nonprofit and political communities. Below is the full list of 25 - with nutshell...