“Be SMART Florida” Statewide COVID-19 Campaign

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried announced the launch of Be SMART Florida, a new statewide COVID-19 consumer awareness campaign asking Floridians to take small actions with proven results to slow the pandemic’s spread.

Groundbreaking Technology Allows ‘Dead’ Hearts To Be Transplanted

Groundbreaking technology allows ‘dead’ hearts to be transplanted; gives hope to nation’s organ shortage. The AdventHealth Transplant Institute Cardiothoracic program performed the first heart transplant in Florida through a process known as Donation after Circulatory Death (DCD).

Orlando Health Increases Access to Innovative Oncology Treatments

Orlando Health is the first health system in Florida to partner with Excelera®, the company behind the Excelera Network, to further optimize its specialty pharmacy services and to provide patients with increased access to limited distribution drugs (LDDs), which include innovative oncology treatments.

Health Insurance Options Available For Floridians Affected By Job Loss

It’s important for Floridians who have lost their jobs to know that the Affordable Care Act includes a provision that gives people 60 days to enroll in healthcare after a qualifying life event, such as job loss.