Florida Medical Space
Game Changers  
 Volume III, Issue 27 | July 4, 2014  

  South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:   


 Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades

From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus & FloridaHealthIndustry.com

Calendar of Current Events
Florida Health Care Social Workers Association presents


Annual Conference


Sun., July 13-Wed., July 16


Delray Beach Marriott 


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Florida Association of Community Health Centers (FACHC) presents


2014 Annual Meeting


Sun., July 13-Wed., July 16


Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa 



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SFHEF presents


The Impact of the ACA:

How Readmission Penalties Will Affect the Healthcare Executive's Mission


Thurs., July 17 | 5:30-8 pm


Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute


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Accountable Care Options
Rajparth Achievers 2014 Tile

Inside FloridaHealthIndustry.com



Compliance Update


Healthcare Headlines    FHI logo cropped small version


Last Word


Ask Ben


Do You Know a Healthcare Game Changer?

 Broward Health Medical Center Receives Comprehensive Stroke Center Designation


Broward Health Medical Center (BHMC) has been recognized by the Agency for Healthcare Administration as a Comprehensive Stroke Center, making it part of an elite group of providers focused on complex stroke care. Comprehensive Stroke Centers are recognized as industry leaders and are responsible for setting the national agenda in highly-specialized stroke care.


Comprehensive Stroke Center designation recognizes hospitals that have state-of-the-art infrastructure, staff and training to receive and treat patients recovering from the most complex strokes. Requirements include having the most advanced imaging capabilities, 24/7 availability of specific treatments and staff with specialized education and competencies to care for patients.


"By achieving this comprehensive designation, BHMC has thoroughly demonstrated the greatest level of commitment to the care of its patients with a complex stroke condition," says Calvin E. Glidewell Jr., Chief Executive Officer at BHMC.





Vitale Whistle Blower Defense  

Cancer Treatment Centers moves into Boca Raton office, now hiring


Brian Bandell | SFBJ


Cancer Treatment Centers of America, one of the biggest corporate relocations to South Florida in recent years, has posted many job openings as it moved into its temporary office in Boca Raton on Monday.


The company is led by Richard J Stephenson, Founder and Chairman of the Board.



 IDG's Computerworld Names Miami Children's Hospital to 2014 List of 100 Best Places to Work in Information Technology


IDG's Computerworld has included Miami Children's Hospital among its list of 100 Best Places to Work in IT for 2014. Miami Children's ranks eighth among midsize organizations. The list recognizes companies that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation. Selected organizations will be included in coverage in Computerworld along with results from the 21st annual Best Places to Work in IT survey.


The IT Department manages some of the latest advanced technologies such as mobile apps, interactive robotic devices, mobile medical carts, medical kiosks and more in order to provide safe and secure access to medical care for children anywhere around the world.


"We are honored to be recognized by Computerworld once again as a leader in information technology. It has been our ongoing commitment to optimize the patient care experience and bring world-class care to children anywhere around the world through the use of advanced technology," said Ed Martinez, Chief Information Officer at Miami Children's Hospital.


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