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2009-09-03 15:54:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the unimaginable loss of their son Sebastian less than two years ago, Horst and Luisa Ferrero created the Sebastian Ferrero Foundation with a mission to improve child patient safety and develop a full-service children's hospital.

2009-03-17 15:40:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Shands HealthCare has selected the Micromedex(R) CareNotes(R) System from Thomson Reuters as a key component of its ongoing effort to improve patient education.

2009-01-29 14:44:00

Complete physician preference card and perpetual inventory management system designed to meet unique supply management requirements of surgical services MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and GAINESVILLE, Fla., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Omnicell, Inc.

2008-12-29 07:55:00

Gainesville, Florida's first community hospital has been struggling since it was acquired by the Shands Healthcare system in northern Florida twelve years ago.

2008-11-07 09:00:24

U.S. hospitals are receiving a one-two financial punch with fewer paying patients and more uninsured patients cutting into their budgets, health officials say.

2008-10-02 06:00:34

In a single gantry rotation Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc.'s Aquilion(R) ONE dynamic volume CT system may change the way hospitals and physicians treat and diagnose patients with cardiovascular and neurological disease.

2008-08-11 12:01:13

Mediware Information Systems (NASDAQ: MEDW), a provider of ClosedLoop(TM) clinical systems for blood and medication management, announced today that Shands at UF academic medical center, a designated Magnet facility in Gainesville, has licensed and will implement Mediware's new BloodSafe(TM) system.

2008-07-11 15:00:46

By Harry Wessel, The Orlando Sentinel, Fla. Jul. 11--Florida Hospital Orlando is one of just nine hospitals in the state, and the only one from Central Florida, to make U.S. News & World Report's annual America's Best Hospitals list, which was released this morning.

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