| Mar 29, 2013
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...
| Aug 30, 2012
Working around Yom Kippur, Florida's Public Service Commission on Thursday scheduled Sept. 27 and 28 to consider a proposed settlement Florida Power & Light reached with big power users.
FPL had reached a settlement with the Florida Industrial Power...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Workforce One and Workforce Alliance, workforce boards in Broward and Palm Beach counties, could lose local control, if proposed state legislation continues to gain steam. Florida's latest legislative session kicked off on Tuesday.
Gov. Rick Scott and...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 5:48 PM
Lo que nunca en su vida imaginó Ivette Bova es que al despertar en una mañana de abril del año pasado, con tan sólo 31 años, iba a sufrir un ataque al corazón.
Tras ser transportada de emergencia, ya en la cama del hospital, mientras toda su vida le...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 12:56 PM
A month ago, Pat Williams had never heard of multiple myeloma.
Now he's intimately familiar with the blood disease.
Diagnosed with the disease after a physical in January, the 70-year-old Orlando Magic executive is undergoing chemotherapy twice a week...
| Feb 20, 2011
| 5:16 PM
At Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs' second job summit last week, she heard everything from how the county needs to offer domestic partner benefits to how government needs to keep weekend or night hours to increase access for business owners.
| May 27, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Police are still investigating a murder-suicide in a parking garage at Florida Hospital in Orlando that left a doctor and gunman dead on Thursday afternoon.
The doctor was identified as 41-year-old Dmitriy Nikitin, who Florida Hospital described as a...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 8:17 PM
APOPKA — An employee fatally shot his boss outside the company's office Tuesday, police said, in a bloody attack the suspected shooter told detectives was an act of self-defense.
Nasser Alkattan, 39, died at Florida Hospital Apopka after being...
| Apr 5, 2011
| 3:36 PM
We are about to find out if Orlando can pull off what no other market in the United States has accomplished: three top-tier destination children's hospitals.
Nemours Children's Hospital is just 18 months from opening its doors, the final stretch of a...
| Apr 16, 2011
Across the nation, and especially in the Sunshine State, the free-love generation is continuing to enjoy an active — if not always healthy — sex life.
At a stage in life when many would expect sexually transmitted diseases to be waning,...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 4:06 PM
A proposal to require doctors to post their prices in the waiting room the way McDonald's lists the prices of hamburgers on a menu board is sailing through the Legislature.
More transparency is needed when it comes to prices at the doctor's office....