Game Changers  
Volume I   Issue 7                 
                                 December 28, 2012     



South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades

                                                          From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus &
Issue No.
Calendar of Current Events

Healthcare Connection Series

Brought to you by the Palm Beach County Medical Society


Billing & Coding 2013

Presented by Jean Acevedo

January 9 | 11:30 a.m. 


Luncheon | Atlantis Country Club


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The Diabetes Research   

Institute presents...  


Pleasures of the Palate

Jan 13, 2013 | 6:30 p.m. 


La Gorce Country Club 

5685 Alton Rd. Miami Beach  


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South Florida Healthcare Executive Forum presents...

Installation Dinner Jan 24th

Signature Grand, Davie 

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Healthcare Roundtable Series 


Tuesday, January 29, 2013  

7:00-9:00 a.m.  


Finding a Path through the Maze: Medicare Provider Re-Validation


  • Benjamin Frosch  
  • Gary Matzner, Esq.  

Mount Sinai Medical Center

Aventura, 2nd Floor Lobby


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Ralph Lawson
Ralph Lawson  

Baptist Health South Florida more than doubled its profits in its last fiscal year as strong investment performance overcame a jump in expenses.


The nonprofit earned $317.4 million on revenue of $2.32 billion in the year ended Sept. 30, according to a report to its bondholders.


Ralph E. Lawson is the CFO at Baptist Health South Florida.




Opko Health expands in Brazil with acquisition

Phillip Frost, MD
Phillip Frost, MD

Opko Health has entered into an agreement to acquire a S�o Paulo-based pharmaceutical company. The acquisition of Silcon Com�rcio, Importacao E Exportacao de Produtos Farmaceuticos e Cosmeticos Ltda. will expand Miami-based Opko's presence in Latin America. Opko Health is led by Phillip Frost, MD. 


Read the SFBJ story HERE.     


ACHE Appoints New Florida-Eastern Regent  

Alex Johnson
M. Alexandra Johnson, FACHE

The American College of Healthcare Executives appointed M. Alexandra Johnson to Florida-Eastern Regent.

Ms. Johnson is a partner at Coleman Consulting Group in Sunrise. She previously served ACHE as a member of the Chapters Committee, also serving as its chair, and as a member of the Regents Advisory Council. She will be serving as Regent for Florida-Eastern on an interim basis.   

Jupiter Medical Center Installs New CT Scanner  

Jupiter Medical Center


Jupiter Medical Center (JMC) announced its installation of the Optima CT540 - THE FIRST IN THE COUNTRY. An advanced diagnostic computed tomography (CT) system from GE Healthcare, it offers improvements in image performance, workflow and lower dose imaging.
The Chief of Radiology at JMC is Dr. Lee Fox.  Meanwhile the Director of Imaging is Sherrie Lewman.  


South Florida Healthcare Networking Group 

Thursday, January 17, 2013
7:45 am-9:30 am

 Memorial Regional Hospital South

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