Game Changers  
  Volume II   Issue 1                  
                                 January 4, 2013    


                 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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C-Suite Changes at UM Medical School 

Joe Natoli
Joe Natoli

Dr. Jack Lord will resign as COO of the University of Miami's Miller School of Medicine at the end of January, the school confirmed.


Lord will be replaced in the interim by CFO and Senior VP of Finance Joe Natoli. UM will conduct a national search for a new COO.


Read the SFBJ story HERE.     


Mariners Hospital Unveils New CT Scanner

Mariners Hospital New CT Scanner

Mariners Hospital held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the arrival of its next-generation multi-detector 64-slice CT scanner.

Located in Tavernier, Mariners is owned and operated by Baptist Health South Florida.
  The Imaging Services Medical Director at Mariners is Wayne Moccia, MD.


Mednax makes 14th, 15th and 16th acquisitions of 2012 

Roger Medel, MD
Roger Medel, MD


Mednax marked its 14th medical practice acquisition of 2012 by purchasing South Oakland Anesthesia Associates, P.C. in Michigan.

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Mednax made two additional acquisitions on New Year's Eve purchasing Chattanooga, Tenn.-based Anesthesiologists Associated, P.C. and Plano, Texas-based Pediatric Surgical and Associates. Both deals were cash transactions for undisclosed sums.


In sum, Mednax made 16 acquisitions in 2012.


The Sunrise-based pediatric and anesthesiology practice ownership company is led by CEO, Roger J. Medel, M.D.

Source: SFBJ


South Florida Healthcare Networking Group 

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

 Memorial Regional Hospital South

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SFMGMA Lunch & Learn Event  

Friday, January 25, 2013
Noon - 2:30 PM

  Hotel Sofitel Miami

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