Bethesda Hospital: 100 Best™ Hospital for Orthopedic Surgery & Cardiac Care

February 23, 2017
Bethesda Hospital: 100 Best™ Hospital for Orthopedic Surgery & Cardiac Care

Bethesda Hospital: 100 Best™ Hospital for Orthopedic Surgery & Cardiac Care

[Boynton Beach, Florida] – Bethesda Hospital released today that it has been recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals™ for Orthopedic Surgery  and America’s 100 Best Hospitals™ for Cardiac Care for 2017. Healthgrades, the leading online resource helping consumers make informed decisions to find the right doctor and the right hospital for the right care, evaluated nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide for 34 of the most common inpatient procedures and conditions.* Healthgrades identified the 100 best-performing hospitals across all conditions or procedures evaluated with orthopedic surgery.

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Seminole State celebrates milestone in construction of new $25 million Student Services Center

February 23, 2017
Seminole State celebrates milestone in construction of new $25 million Student Services Center

Seminole State celebrates milestone in construction of new $25 million Student Services Center

Construction of Seminole State College of Florida’s new Student Services Center on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus has reached a milestone. On Wednesday, Feb. 22, students, faculty and staff gathered at the construction site as crews from Charles Perry Partners, Inc. (CPPI), raised the final beam into place as part of a Topping Out ceremony marking the highest point of the building’s construction.

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UF convenes Early Childhood National Summit

February 15, 2017
UF convenes Early Childhood National Summit

UF convenes Early Childhood National Summit

Starting Ahead, Staying Ahead

Giving children a strong start in their first five years doesn’t just help children and their families. The benefits of their success radiate throughout their communities – as do the consequences when they struggle. But the many fields that help shape what happens for young children and their families during these critical years don’t always work together.

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Moffitt Cancer Center Asks Lawmakers to Increase Cigarette Tax Funding

February 13, 2017
Moffitt Cancer Center Asks Lawmakers to Increase Cigarette Tax Funding

Moffitt Cancer Center Asks Lawmakers to Increase Cigarette Tax Funding

TAMPA, Fla. – Moffitt Cancer Center Executive Vice President and Center Director Thomas A. Sellers, Ph.D., MPH, was joined by State Rep. James Grant and State Sen. Dana Young today to announce a new bill asking lawmakers for an $8 million increase in the annual funding that the cancer center receives from Florida’s cigarette tax. The additional funding would be used to replace a nearly 30 year old research building with a new, state-of-the-art facility on Moffitt’s Magnolia Campus at the University of South Florida in Tampa.

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