Category Archives: Announcements

Manatee Memorial Hospital Recognized For Excellence In Wound Healing

June 23rd, 2022
During a recent 12-month span, the program received an independently measured patient satisfaction score of 96 percent. The Wound Care and Hyperbaric Treatment program at Manatee Memorial Hospital was recently named a recipient of the Center of Distinction award for its clinical excellence in wound healing, the hospital announced. Presented by Healogics®, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services, the award honors the program for its outstanding achievement in clinical outcomes. During a recent 12-month span, the program…

Pondering Pancreatic Cancer

December 21st, 2021
Let’s take a few minutes to ponder pancreatic cancer. First, let’s learn a little bit about the pancreas and its important contributions to the body’s day-to-day functioning. The pancreas is an oblong organ that sits across the back of the abdomen, between the stomach and the spine. It consists primarily of two types of cells. Exocrine cells make key enzymes for digestion, which they release into tiny tubes called ducts. Endocrine cells produce hormones such as insulin and glucagon, which…

Doctors Without Borders

March 8th, 2020
When much of the area in and around Managua, Nicaragua was destroyed by an earthquake in December 1972, humanitarians from all over the world pitched in to help the Central American country recover. Among them were legendary baseball player Roberto Clemente and a team of volunteers, all of whom perished when the cargo airplane they were flying in crashed on New Year’s Eve 1972. Also coming to the aid of Nicaraguans in the wake of that disaster was a fledgling…

Brain Injuries, Briefly

March 8th, 2017
March is Brain Injury Awareness Month, and organizations like the Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) want people to know more about these dangerous injuries and their aftermath. Here’s a little information to help. Brain injuries involve acquired damage to the brain. The damage is not the result of heredity, congenital defects or degeneration. There are many possible causes of brain injury, including certain infectious diseases, oxygen starvation, seizures, stroke, exposure to toxins, trauma and tumors. According to BIAA, more…

Gail Goldy in the “News”

March 31st, 2014
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29th Annual Best of Tampa Bay

March 20th, 2014
The staff of Florida Health Care News will be enjoying a night of wonderful cuisine and music at the 29th Annual Best of Tampa Bay on Saturday April 5th at 7 p.m.  We hope to see you there! Click below for more information:

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February 5th, 2013
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Congratulations to Florida Health Care News!

July 23rd, 2012
Each year, the National Business Committee for the Arts (BCA) recognizes 10 companies in the United States for their exceptional commitment to the arts. Florida Health Care News, Inc. was a finalist in the 2011 BCA TEN. Nominated by The David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Florida Health Care News was proud to be one of two companies in Florida included as finalists.

FHCN Supports Taste The Best of Tampa Bay

July 23rd, 2012
For more than 15 years, Florida Health Care News, Inc. has been a proud supporter of Taste the Best of Tampa Bay, proceeds from which help support the educational and outreach programs at both the Straz Center for the Performing Arts and the Patel Conservatory.* Please visit *Patel Conservatory’s ballet program was winner of the “Outstanding School” 2011 New York Finals Youth America Grand Prix.