Florida Medical Space
 Game Changers  
    Volume V, Issue 30 | July 29, 2016  
South Florida Healthcare Professionals on the Move:  
Promotions, Achievements, Engagements & Accolades
From the publisher of FHIweekly,  Specialty Focus & FloridaHealthIndustry.com

Current Events 

FIME presents

Workshop on Disruptive Healthcare Delivery Models

Thurs., Aug. 4 | 11:00 a.m.

Miami Beach Convention Center

BCMA presents

Women Physicians Networking Event

Wed., Aug. 10 | 6:30-8:30 pm

Margaritaville, Hollywood

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SFHNG presents

Healthcare Breakfast Networker

Thurs., Aug. 25 | 7:45-10 am

Delray Beach Medical Ctr.

Broad and Cassel presents
6th Annual Health Forum

Wed., Sept. 7 | 11 am - 6 pm

Seminole Hard Rock | Hollywood


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Alex Fernandez, CEO of Gastro Health, LLC will speak at the ASGE, 2016 GI Outlook Conference in Washington, DC August 6, 2016

Alex Fernandez, CEO of Miami based Gastro Health, LLC will be speaking at the 2016 American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) , GI Outlook Conference, August 5th - 7th, 2016 at the JW Marriott in Washington, DC. An expert in GI practice management, Mr. Fernandez will be speaking on How to Brand and Promote your GI Practice and Competing in the Retail Space.
According to Mr. Fernandez, "It is not a secret that the business side of healthcare is swiftly changing. Both physicians and practice administrators should be looking for new ways to connect with patients. In the past, physicians would walk the halls of a hospital's emergency department and visit the physicians lounge to develop relationships with their colleagues and gain referrals. Today, with hospitals, managed care plans, healthcare reform and the internet, it is much more difficult to build a practice only by physician referrals."
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Modernizing Medicine Releases New Software Suite for Medical Specialties
Boca Raton based specialty-specific health information technology company Modernizing Medicine, Inc. earlier this week revealed the latest edition of its software, modmed 5.0, a comprehensive specialty-specific suite developed to address the diverse and growing needs of medical practices. The update includes products and services to help transform the clinical, financial and operational aspects of specialty practices, plus product enhancements to EMA, the company's flagship electronic health record (EHR) system developed by practicing physicians.

Joining the suite and encompassing cloud-based, mobile EHR system EMA and Revenue Cycle Management services, the new generally available product offerings and enhancements include...

Plaza Health Network Centers Earn National Awards

Plaza Health Network (PHN), the largest not-for-profit network of rehabilitation and skilled nursing centers in South Florida, recently announced that five PHN centers have been recognized as recipients of the 2016 Bronze - Commitment to Quality Award for dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The national recognition was awarded to Arch Plaza, Aventura Plaza, Jackson Plaza and South Pointe Plaza in 2016 and Ponce Plaza in 2015.
The award program, presented by the American Health Care Association and the National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), honors centers across the nation that have demonstrated their commitment to improving quality care for seniors and for individuals with disabilities.
"It is a great honor to once again be recognized on a national level for improving the lives of our patients and families here in South Florida," said Elaine Bloom, CEO and President of Plaza Health Network.