Game Changers  
    Volume IV, Issue 13 | March 27, 2015 
South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  
Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades
From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus &

Current Events Calendar

South Florida MGMA presents


Spring Networking Event


April 16, 2015 | 6-9 pm


Sheraton Airport and Cruise Port Hotel, Dania Beach


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2015 Care & Conquer Alzheimer's Association Regional Education Conference


Thursday, April 16 | 8 am-5 pm


Florida International University, Kovens Conference Center


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Palm Beach County Medical Society presents


Heroes in Medicine Awards Luncheon


Thursday, April 16, 11 am-1:30 pm


Kravis Center, Cohen Pavilion, West Palm Beach


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Compliance Update


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Last  Word


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OrthoSensor raises $19 million in financing


OrthoSensor, the Dania Beach-based maker of intelligent orthopaedic devices, raised $19 million in a Series C round of financing. Bridger Healthcare and The Tullis Growth Fund participated in the round, the company said.


"Our proprietary technologies are providing orthopaedic surgeons with valuable new tools to enhance clinical outcomes and deliver greater patient satisfaction following total knee arthroplasty procedures," said Ivan Delevic, President and Chief Executive Officer of OrthoSensor. "We have an exciting path forward and believe that the support of high-profile investors such as Bridger Healthcare and The Tullis Growth Fund illustrates broad potential impact of our technology in the future of orthopaedics."


The proceeds will be used to drive the commercialization of VERASENSE, OrthoSensor's leading product...


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Sources: Nancy Dahlberg | Miami Herald 




Vitale Whistle Blower Defense
Hospital Roundup


Delray Medical Center Appoints Edgar Lendeborg as Director of Environmental Services


With over 13 years of environmental healthcare experience, Edgar Lendeborg is Delray Medical Center's (Delray Beach) new Director of Environmental Services. He is responsible for overseeing the environmental operations for the 493-bed acute care hospital and its departments.


"We are proud to promote Eddie to this leadership role on our staff at Delray Medical Center, said CEO Mark Bryan.


Mount Sinai Medical Center to open doctor's office in Sunny Isles Beach


Celia Ampel | SFBJ


Mount Sinai Medical Center will open its fifth satellite office next month in Sunny Isles Beach.


The office will include primary care, cardiology, urology and endocrinology services. It will occupy the sixth floor of One Netanya at 323 Sunny Isles Boulevard.


Ryder Trauma Center Medical Director Named Chairman of the Florida Committee on Trauma


Nicholas Namias, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCM, medical director of Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, was named the chairman of the Florida Committee on Trauma (FCOT) by the American College of Surgeons.


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