Jackson Health System

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Jackson Health President To Address Gov.’s Hospital Panel

A commission formed by Gov. Rick Scott to delve into health-care funding issues will meet Thursday in Miami and hear a presentation from Jackson Health System President and CEO Carlos Migoya and insurance officials.

07/22/2015

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Trauma Care Fight Flares In South Florida

Florida’s trauma-care battles are back. Two major health-care systems in South Florida have launched legal challenges against a state Department of Health decision that allowed Aventura Hospital and Medical Center to open a trauma center this spring.

06/04/2015

Florida Governor Rick Scott attends a road expansion event at the Casa Maiz restaurant as he fields questions from reporters about climate change on March 9, 2015 in Hialeah, Florida. Recent reports indicate that the Florida governor allegedly issued orders for certain state agencies to not to use the term 'climate change' or 'global warming' in any official communications, emails, or reports. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Miami-Dade, Broward Officials Oppose Scott’s Hospital Plan

Two of the Sunshine State’s largest counties, Miami-Dade and Broward, are opposing Gov. Rick Scott’s hospital plan.

05/29/2015

Gov. Rick Scott (Source: CBS4)

Doctors, Nurses Deliver Flip-Flops To Governor Scott

Florida’s doctors and nurses are weighing in on the fight over Medicaid expansion.

04/19/2015

October 5, 2014: Jackson Memorial Hospital exterior sign. JMH is the local hospital equipped to handle potential Ebola virus cases. (Source: CBS4)

Mothers At JMH Can Now Donate Lifesaving Cord Blood

Jackson Memorial Hospital is now offering the mother of newborns the opportunity to donate lifesaving umbilical cord blood.

12/10/2014

A baby's feet (Source: CBS4)

First-Time Parents Have Rare Naturally Conceived Quadruplets

A South Florida couple got the surprise of a lifetime when they learned their new bundle of joy would be times four.

11/10/2014

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CDC: Miami Hospital Patient Tests Negative For Ebola

A patient at a Miami-area hospital has tested negative for the deadly Ebola virus, confirmed officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday evening.

CBS Miami–09/08/2014

CPR

Thousands Attend Free CPR Training

According to event officials, 4,740 people visited eight locations for free CPR training.

09/06/2014

CPR Day Miami on Saturday will teach citizens free CPR lessons.

CPR Day Miami Gives Free Training To Miami Residents

CPR Day Miami is this Saturday, and several locations will be hosting free CPR training.

09/05/2014

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3-Way Organ Swap Helps Save Strangers’ Lives

A group of six strangers met for the first time- giving slightly awkward hugs- and some not even speaking the same language. But there is now an unbreakable bond between them.

07/17/2014

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