Florida Medical Space
              Game Changers  
           Volume II   Issue 32                                                
                                 Aug 9, 2013    


                         South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:   

                       Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades

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

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August 15 | 6-8 pm

Fort Lauderdale

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SFHNG Presents...

August 22 | 7:45-9:30 am

Broward Health North

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BCMA Presents...

August 28 | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Ft. Lauderdale

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Celebrating 45 Years, NAHSE Announces Annual Convention: To Be Held in Miami October 16-18 


The National Association of Health Services Executives (NAHSE), a professional society for African-American healthcare executives with chapters across the country, is celebrating their 45th year anniversary of service.   Their 28th Annual Conference will be held in Miami October 16-18. The organization held a Media Meet and Greet on August 8th at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Miami to provide a preview of their upcoming convention agenda with officers from the national and local NAHSE chapter.   The event also offered an opportunity to get questions answered regarding the Affordable Health Care Act.


Notable healthcare professionals present included Roy L. Hawkins, President Elect (NAHSE National), Deputy Director, James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Tampa, FL and Christie Grays, President Elect (NAHSE South Florida Chapter), Director of Community Relations Baptist Health South Florida.


To learn more about the Oct 16-18 Conference to be held at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Miami, click HERE.


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SFBJ Acknowledges Region's Healthcare Leaders 


In an August 2nd post, the South Florida Business Journal proclaimed "In the middle of implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the health care Hat's Off industry needs vital decision-making from its leaders now more than ever."  The region's business news publication has just released its South Florida Power Leaders in Healthcare (slideshow).  


Meanwhile three healthcare professionals made SFBJ's list of the Top 25 Influential Business Women in the region. Eris Thomas of Coral Gables Executive Physicians, Karen O'Byrne of Modernizing Medicine and Lourdes Rivas of Simply Healthcare Plans will join 22 other honorees at a celebratory event in Hollywood on September 13.  

2nd Annual Physicians Talent Showcase 


A fundraiser for Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches and the Kretzer Piano Music Foundation, the event takes place on Tuesday, August 20, from 7:30-10 pm at the Harriet Himmel Theater at CityPlace in West Palm Beach. 

For the second consecutive year, the event will be "showcasing physicians with real talents!" 


Tickets are $50. For information call 866.449.2489. For additional information contact Kathi Kretzer at 561.748.0036 or kkretzer@kretzerpiano.com.  




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