Florida Medical Association
Gov. Rick Scott and his surgeon general are balking at a proposal headed to the House floor that would open the door for a strain of marijuana that doesn’t get users high but is believed to dramatically reduce seizures in children with a rare form of epilepsy.
A proposal backed by the House committee on Thursday would require physicians to access a state drug database before prescribing controlled substances to new patients.
The next time you need a medication, a doctor may not be the one prescribing it.
With only a few days since her new health insurance under the Affordable Care Act took effect, Irene Jacusis’ has already scheduled a surgery for Monday
With the slim metal tubes becoming a trendy alternative to regular cigarettes, a Senate committee Thursday approved a bill that would prohibit the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors.
Committees in both the state House and Senate discussed but failed to take action on bills which would make changes to Florida’s personal injury protection coverage which was set up in the 1970s to pay medical claims for injured motorists.
Florida Medical Association officials voted in a closed door session last weekend to take a position in opposition to the state’s proposed Medicaid overhaul.