Florida Medical Space
 Game Changers  
    Volume III, Issue 37 | September 12, 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

SFHEF presents

Achieving the Triple Aim in Healthcare


Thur., Sept. 18 | 5:30-8 pm 




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SFMGMA presents

Your Roadmap to Survival in Healthcare

Sat., Sept. 20 | 8 am-2 pm

Fort Lauderdale

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FHIcommunications presents

Women in Healthcare: Healers & Leaders

Tues., Sept. 30 | 7:30-9:30 am

Park Shore Pharmacon Hallandale Beach

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Accountable Care Options
Rajparth Achievers 2014 Tile
PBCMS presents
Future of Medicine

October 9 & 10

Kravis Center, WPB

Inside FloridaHealthIndustry.com



Compliance Update


Healthcare Headlines    FHI logo cropped small version


Last  Word


Ask Ben


 Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce Nominates Broward Health Imperial Point CEO Businesswoman of the Year


Broward Health Imperial Point Chief Executive Officer Alice Taylor has been nominated Businesswoman of the Year by the Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce for her healthcare leadership and involvement in the community.


Taylor, who has been the hospital's top administrator since January 2012, is responsible for the 204-bed acute care hospital that offers medical-surgical inpatient care, behavioral health services and a wide variety of outpatient services.


Good Samaritan Medical Center's Comprehensive Breast Center Receives Accreditation


The Comprehensive Breast Center at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Palm Beach county earned a three-year term gold seal of accreditation in the area of breast ultrasound as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).



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Phillip Frost, MD on Buying Spree 


Leads Investment in Drone Company


Miami Beach billionaire Dr. Phillip Frost is leading an $825,000 investment in Drone Aviation Holding Corp., the Jacksonville-based drone company recently announced. Frost, chairman and CEO of biotech and pharmaceutical company Opko Health, will also lead the drone company's new strategic advisory board.


Invests in e-Cigarette Firm


Phillip Frost, MD
Phillip Frost, MD 

Billionaire Dr. Phillip Frost made his fortune treating diseases, but now he's an investor in an e-cigarette company.


Frost owns 10.8 percent of Miami-based Vaporin (OTCBB: VAPO), which operates out of the same building as his company Opko Health, according to SEC documents filed in August.


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Source:  SFBJ 


Miami Jewish Health Systems Adds to Executive Team


Dana Kulvin has joined Miami Jewish Health Systems as Vice President of Legal and Compliance. Ms. Kulvin will be responsible for all aspects of Miami Jewish Health Systems' legal and compliance programs, and will also play an important role on the organization's executive leadership team.



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