Florida Medical Space
              Game Changers  
           Volume II   Issue 19                                   
                                 May 10, 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

Palm Beach County Medical Society Presents...



Tuesday Evening, May 14


Morton's the Steakhouse | WPB


Clck HERE to learn more.



South Florida Healthcare Executive Forum Presents...


ACHE Face-to-Face Education 1.5 Credit Hours

Marketing and Money: Linking New Products, Services and ROI


Thursday, May 16 | 5:30 -8:00 pm


Aventura Hospital & Medical Center


Click HERE to learn more. 



Women's Healthcare Executive Network Presents...


Education Event: Career Positioning


Thursday, May 23rd | 5:30-8:00 pm


Florida Medical Ctr. | Ft. Lauderdale


Click HERE to learn more.   



SFMGMA Presents...


Healthcare Social Media


Friday, May 31st | 12:30-2:30 pm


Hotel Sofitel | Miami


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  Triad Ad revised

Inside FloridaHealthIndustry.com



Compliance Update


Healthcare Headlines   


Last Word


Ask Ben


Do you know a healthcare Game Changer? 

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Kaizen Method  Applied to Healthcare:  Jupiter Medical Center and Lee Fox, MD Are Focus of Fierce Healthcare Interview 

According to Alicia Carmenico's May 3rd article:

"With hospitals feeling the pressure to improve efficiency and lower costs, some are implementing the Kaizen Jupiter Medical Center method to streamline processes. Kaizen is among a number of process improvement strategies taking hold at hospitals across the country, including Six Sigma and lean. They all aim to improve existing processes within a hospital, but they're not one in the same.


So we turned to a hospital that gained experience with Kaizen:

Jupiter Medical Center.  Lee Fox, MD,Sheridan Healthcare's chief of radiology at the medical center, has been in the Kaizen trenches and offered some insights on how to facilitate process improvements."


Click HERE to read  the interview. 

Humana to Hire 80 in Miramar 

Humana Miramar
Humana's Miramar Offices


Humana is looking to hire 80 workers in its Miramar offices, where its South Florida operations are based.


The positions are in telesales in the direct marketing services call center of Humana (NYSE: HUM) to support insurance products nationwide.


Humana already has nearly 6,000 employees in Florida.


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Source: SFBJ


Miami-Dade Hospital Updates  

 Miami Children's Hospital Appoints New Medical Director of Pediatric Cardiology  


Dr. John Rhodes has joined The Heart Program at Miami Children's Hospital (MCH) as the Medical Director of
John F. Rhodes, Jr., MD
John F. Rhodes, Jr., MD
Pediatric Cardiology Services and the Adult Congenital Heart Program. 


Prior to joining Miami Children's, Dr. Rhodes served as chief for the Duke Clinical Heart Program and Duke Children's Heart Center in Durham, North Carolina. He was also co-director of the Duke Adult Congenital Heart Program.



Ryder Trauma Center Receives Excellence in Healthcare Award 


Surgeon Performs Scarless Hysterectomy with Robot at South Miami Hospital 


Healthcare Roundtable Announces June Program 


                       Group Practice Finance

                      Tues., June 4 | 7:30-9:30 a.m.

                              Park Shore Pharmacon
600 Ansin Blvd. | Hallandale Beach, FL

The Panel thus far:


Eris Thomas, MBA

CEO, Coral Gables Executive Physicians


Bimal Shah, CLU, ChFC, CASL

President, Rajparth Advisory Group


Jason Biro

Regional Business Development Officer, Bank of America Practice Solutions | Florida Medical Division



Alexandru Visan, MD, MBA

University of Miami Dept of Anesthesiology & President, Executive Cortex Consulting

Early Bird Registration Ends May 17;  Click HERE to register now.

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Bank of America Practice Solutions
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The Healthcare Roundtable Series is produced by FHIcommunications.