'Let's Put That Rumor To Rest': Hospitals 'Absolutely Not' Inflating COVID Death Toll For More FundingDo hospitals get more funding by marking deaths COVID-19 related? It's a conspiracy theory that has been going around for a while now but the man who runs the largest hospital system in South Florida says it’s simply not true.
South Florida Hospitals Prepare For Increased COVID-19 HospitalizationsWith COVID-19 hospitalizations increasing at a rapid pace, local hospitals, public and private, are gearing up as they expect even more patients.
South Florida Hospitals Set Up Tents To Pre-Screen Possible Coronavirus PatientsIn a sign of the times, medical tents are being set up outside South Florida hospitals.
Jackson Health System Fined $2M For Patient Confidentiality BreachA major Florida health system with six hospitals must pay over $2 million after federal officials determined its HIPPA compliance program was in disarray for years.
Florida Sends Feds Hospital Funding ProposalA proposal based on the state Senate's plan to extending funding for hospitals that treat low-income patients has been submitted to the federal government.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Spouse?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your spouse depends on your specific policy.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance When I Visit A Doctor?To maximize the benefits of your insurance policy, you will likely need to choose a doctor from within your health plan’s network.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Florida Hospitals Reduce Readmission RatesJust five years ago, Florida was considered one of the worst in the nation when it came down to health outcomes and high costs, according to Florida Hospital Association (FHA). Now the state is doing what it can to improve quality for patients and save money under the Affordable Care Act.
Health Care Charges Show High Prices Across South FloridaAs President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act begins to take effect, the costs of health care are finally being revealed to customers. The numbers show wildly different charges for similar procedures across the country and no real explanation of why the prices vary so much.
Survey: S. Florida Hospitals Could Lose $368M If Deadline PassesReturning Monday after a week off, Congress will have just five days to save South Florida hospitals from losing $368 million.
Best Hospitals In South Florida For Giving BirthYou'll make plenty of decisions during pregnancy and choosing where to give birth, whether in a hospital or in a birth center setting, is one of the most important. Here's a list of some of the best hospitals in South Florida to give birth. South Miami Hospital, Baptist Hospital, Mercy Hospital, Plantation General and West Boca Medical Center.
Gov't. Rule Eliminates Co-Pays For Birth ControlWomen on birth control have gotten a long-awaited financial reprieve from the Obama administration Friday.
At 11:11:11 on 11/11/11, People Will Ask, "What's In A Number?"It's just a number, or is it? Shortly before Noon Friday, the clock will read 11 hours, 11 minutes, and 11 seconds on November 11, 2011. In other words, 11:11:11 11/11/11. For many, that's a special, even mystical moment.