Orlando health facilities rank among nation’s highest quality, best value hospitals for patients
Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando Health South Lake Hospital, Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital and Orlando Health Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies have been named to the inaugural list of Best Hospitals in America by The Leapfrog Group and digital platform Money.
A video shows a man of 75, struggling to breathe due to COVID-19, was coaxed to leave hospital by an anti-vaxxer. He died days later, say reports
A frail-looking Joe McCarron, 75, from Donegal, Ireland, was told by the anti-vaxxer, Antonio Mureddu Gravegliu, "it was better to die at home."news.yahoo.com
Loretto Hospital doctor embroiled in vaccine controversy resigns, officials say
“The hospital has been here for 90 years,” Ahmed said. “It has seen great financial times and some really bad ones, but the community has always needed us. The hospital has to be here … and as long as we get the proper support from the government and the insurance companies, we will survive.”chicagotribune.com
Twins are first babies born at UCF Lake Nona Medical Center
Twins are first babies born at UCF Lake Nona Medical CenterORLANDO, Fla. – The University of Central Florida’s Lake Nona Medical Center opened its doors Monday and its first patients are just the cutest. A set of twins were born Monday at 9:26 a.m., making them the first babies at the new hospital. [TRENDING: Gas skimmer hits News 6 anchor for $1,600 | Epic: Universal resumes work on 4th theme park | Porn plays during Fla. zoom class]Teddy and Liam entered the world as Knights fans, weighing 7 pounds, 2 ounces and 5 pounds, 9 ounces, respectively. AdMaybe in 18 years, the boys will be attending UCF.
Best Chicago architecture of 2020: The design of St. Regis Chicago, a new bridge and the pandemic-ready Rush Hospital raised our sights and spirits
When a 14-story hospital at Rush University Medical Center opened along the Eisenhower Expressway in 2012, its butterfly-shaped exterior was the focus of attention. This year, that focus shifted to the building’s interior, which was designed to serve as a treatment center in the event of a bioterrorist attack or pandemic. The forward-looking project, by architects Perkins and Will, put the hospital on the front lines in the region’s fight against the coronavirus.chicagotribune.com
Will drive-thru COVID-19 testing survive the Chicago winter?
The hospital is also looking into potentially getting a trailer to keep staff warm, he said. The site provides drive-thru testing three days a week and does about 40 to 50 tests a day, he said. Patients can register and get doctors' orders in advance or on-site.chicagotribune.com
AHCA secretary steps down to become CEO of Florida Hospital Association
The Florida Hospital Association has named a new CEO in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. Florida Agency for Health Care Administration Secretary Mary Mayhew was awarded the title and begin her new role in October, stepping down as the head of the AHCA. The AHCA regulates hospitals, nursing homes and health care facilities across the state. The FHA has made an excellent choice.The Florida Hospital Association represents and advocates for its member institutions on the state and national level. It has been an honor to work for Governor DeSantis and to serve the people of Florida, Mayhew said.