Florida Medical Space
 Game Changers  
    Volume IV, Issue 21 | May 22, 2015 
South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  
Promotions, Engagements, Appointments & Accolades
From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus & FloridaHealthIndustry.com

Current Events Calendar

The Healthcare Roundtable presents


West Meets East


Tues., June 2 | 7:30-9:30 am


Vi at Aventura


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PBCMS presents


Protecting your Practice from Cyber Security Threats and Data Breaches


Wed., June 3 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


West Palm Beach Marriott


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SFHHA presents


Annual Healthcare Summit


Th., June 4 & Fri., June 5


Signature Grand | Davie


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Miami-Dade County Board of Commissioners' Chairman's Council for Prosperity Initiatives presents


Health Care Prosperity Summit


Fri., June 5 | 8:30 am - 3:30 pm 


HistoryMiami Museum


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VidaCare Plus

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Healthcare Roundtable Announces Panelists for June 2nd Event

Entitled West Meets East, the spring edition

Tues., June 2 | 7:30 am
Vi at Aventura 

of the Healthcare Roundtable series will feature five progressive practitioners who are effectively integrating Eastern preventive and holistic solutions into their Western evidence-based medical practices.


The panelists are: 


Sandra Doman, DC 

Owner/Operator Miami Sports Chiropractic & Yoga Center in Aventura 


Zakir H. Khan, MD

Private practice with offices in Delray Beach and Boynton Beach


Donato Arguelles, MD 

Owner/Operator, HeartCare Plus and Founder, VidaCare Plus in Coral Gables


Mike Cusnir, MD 

Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Director, Integrated Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach  


Claudia Marcelo, DO 

Geriatric Physician, Broward County 


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Vitale Whistle Blower Defense

Jackson Health Announces Plans to Open Two Urgent Care Centers 


Carlos Migoya

As promised to Miami-Dade County voters in 2013, Jackson Health System is moving forward with its plan to build a network of urgent-care centers to bring Jackson's world-class medicine to communities throughout Miami-Dade County.


"Miami-Dade taxpayers are Jackson's owners - and they should all have access to the health system's quality medicine," said Carlos A. Migoya, President and CEO of Jackson Health System. "Geography is no longer going to be a barrier for county residents to use Jackson for all of their healthcare needs."


Jackson is recommending leases at two sites (North Miami and Country Walk) that, if approved, could open by summer 2016.




Modernizing Medicine Incorporates American Urological Association's Choosing Wisely Guidelines into Its Electronic Medical Records System


Boca Raton based Modernizing Medicine, Inc., the creator of the Electronic Medical Assistant (EMA), a cloud-based, iPad native, specialty-specific electronic medical record (EMR) system, announced today that it has incorporated the American Urological Association's (AUA) 2013 Choosing Wisely list in EMA Urology.


EMA Urology was developed by urologists for urologists as a native iPad application with intuitive touch-screen functionality to give doctors a streamlined, efficient EMR system experience while improving the physician and patient relationship. It is the first urology-specific EMR system to incorporate the AUA's statements.


Choosing Wisely is an initiative of the ABIM Foundation that calls upon leading medical specialty societies and other non-physician organizations to identify tests or procedures commonly used in their field whose necessity should be questioned and discussed in order to improve quality of care and cut costs.


Integrating the Choosing Wisely statements directly into EMA Urology's workflow can help to avoid wasteful or unnecessary medical tests, treatments and procedures by promoting conversations between clinicians and patients to choose care that is...


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