Florida Medical Space
 Game Changers  
    Volume IV, Issue 24 | June 12, 2015 
South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  
Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades
From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus & FloridaHealthIndustry.com

Current Events Calendar
SFMGMA presents

I CD-10 - Are You Prepared?

Wed., June 17 | 12-1:30 pm



SFHNG presents


Healthcare Breakfast Networking

Th., June 25 | 7:45-9:30 am

Broward Health North

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PBCMS presents


Med Talks


Th., June 25 | 6-8 pm  


Max Planck | Jupiter


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Publisher of Week in Review, Specialty Focus,
Updates in Pediatrics,
FHIweekly & Game Changers

Modernizing Medicine Collects Another Award   

Modernizing Medicine, Inc., the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant® (EMA™), a cloud-based, specialty-specific electronic medical record (EMR) system, announced recently that the company has been named the winner of the Good to Great Awards in the "51-249 employees" category. The award was presented by the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce at a luncheon on June 5.


"We are honored to receive this award, which is a true testament to both Modernizing Medicine's internal and external growth within the highly competitive healthcare space within South Florida and nationally," said Daniel Cane, CEO and co-founder of Boca Raton based Modernizing Medicine. "We are excited about the road ahead and are thankful to have such a dedicated team, which has made all of our success possible."


The Good to Great Awards program recognizes businesses in the Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties that have proven they are making meaningful strides in achieving their missions and have demonstrated and distinguished themselves as industry leaders over the past four years. Judges select winners in four categories based on size (1-50 employees; 51-249 employees; 250-999 employees and 1,000+ employees).


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Holtz Children's Hospital at UM/Jackson Earns Accolades 


Holtz Children's Hospital at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center is among the nation's top children's hospitals, according to the U.S. News & World Report 2015-16 Best Children's Hospitals rankings. Published online recently, the rankings feature the top 50 hospitals in each of 10 pediatric specialties.


Holtz Children's is ranked in five specialties this year: 32nd in nephrology, 34th in diabetes and endocrinology; 39th in gastroenterology and GI surgery, 40th in cardiology and heart surgery, and 44th in neonatology.


"Earning national recognition in five specialties is a testament to the excellence of the medical team at UM/Jackson's Holtz Children's Hospital and UHealth pediatricians," said Pascal J. Goldschmidt, MD, Senior VP for Medical Affairs, Dean of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine,  and CEO of UHealth - University of Miami Health System. "We are extremely proud of everyone involved in achieving this recognition."


The Best Children's Hospitals rankings highlight U.S. News' top 50 U.S. pediatric facilities in cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, neonatology, nephrology, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopedics, pulmonology, and urology. Based on a combination of clinical data and reputation surveys of pediatric specialists, 83 hospitals rankedin at least one specialty.


Holtz Children's Hospital is one of the largest children's hospitals in the southeastern United States. The facility provides research and treatment in a wide range of pediatric medical specialties.


Chris Evert Children's Hospital and Whole Foods Market - Fort Lauderdale Partner


Chris Evert Children's Hospital at Broward Health Medical Center will be the beneficiary of Whole Foods Market-Fort Lauderdale's community 5% Day on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, during the stores operating hours of 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. During the event, Whole Foods Market-Fort Lauderdale, located at 2000 North Federal Highway, will donate a total of 5-percent of the day's net sales to Chris Evert Children's Hospital. The community is encouraged to help support Chris Evert Children's Hospital by shopping at Whole Foods Market - Fort Lauderdale on this day.