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COVID-19
Monday, June 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
June 25 COVID-19 update from Florida Blue »
The following message is from Florida Blue:   In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, w...
Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State fast-tracking pharmacy rules amid COVID-19 »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic,...
Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ER visits drop amid COVID-19 pandemic »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   The number of emergency room visits nationally between March 2...
Tuesday, June 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump admin unveils enhanced enforcement actions based on nursing home COVID-19 data & inspections »
The following is a message from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS): Under the leadership of Pres...
Monday, June 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
HHS attestation update regarding CARES Act Provider Relief Fund »
Please see the following message from the American Medical Association: As we reported in the AMA Advocacy Update o...
Sunday, May 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Half of COVID-19 deaths linked to long-term care »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Saunders TALLAHASSEE --- In a stark reminder of the toll of COVID-19 on seniors...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hurricane season collides with coronavirus »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Turner TALLAHASSEE --- With the six-month Atlantic hurricane season starting Mon...
Tuesday, May 26, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child immunizations drop amid COVID-19 pandemic »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- The number of vaccinations administered to children...
Saturday, May 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis says children's illness 'extremely rare' »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday called a childhood illness tied to COVID-19 extr...
Friday, May 15, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Feds look to boost telehealth training »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff The federal Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded...
Monday, May 11, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida adds COVID-19 into its hurricane preparations »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Turner TALLAHASSEE --- With another expected active hurricane season start...
Friday, May 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Floridians complain about non-compliant businesses »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff Floridians have filed more than 2,200 complaints to the state over the pas...
Tuesday, May 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Transfers eyed to stem COVID-19 in nursing homes »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- As the number of deaths in long-term care facilitie...
Monday, May 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospital group wants changes in federal funding »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff The head of a Florida hospital association on Monday sent a letter to the...
Thursday, April 23, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inactive health workers could suit up again »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff To encourage more participation in the state’s COVID-19 response, the Flor...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis, hospitals look to restart procedures »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signaled on T...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FMA seeks immediate lift of Executive Order 20-72 »
The following is from our partners at the Florida Medical Association:   (Tallahassee, Fla.) – The Florida Me...
Monday, April 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Calls to poison centers up amid COVID-19 »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff As public health officials encouraged cleaning and disinfecting to help co...
Monday, April 20, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Protecting Physician Families »
  Dear DCMA Membership,   The DCMA and Dade County Medical Foundation, Inc.  Boards of Dire...
Thursday, April 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
One in five COVID-19 deaths tied to long-term care »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- For weeks, Gov. Ron DeSantis has warned repeatedly...
Monday, April 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospital group backs ventilator guidelines »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- As Florida approaches an expected peak in the nu...
Friday, April 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
April 10 Update from Florida Blue »
The below message is from Florida Blue:   In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), we support the...
Friday, April 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State to use tests to look at spread of COVID-19 »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday said the state will begin testing asym...
Wednesday, April 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
April 8 Update from Florida Blue »
In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), w e support the work of providers, and the guidelines set forth by the...
Monday, April 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals seek Medicaid hike as revenues plummet »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Facing employee furloughs and pay cuts...
Sunday, April 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
By The Numbers: Sunday, March 5 »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff TALLAHASSEE --- The Florida Department of Health released updated numbe...
Friday, April 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Order PPE supplies through DCMA »
A Message from DCMA Executive Director Fraser Cobbe:   Dear DCMA Members,   During these time...
Friday, April 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Miami-Dade rolls out COVID-19 surveillance project »
The News Service of Florida By NSF Staff   Miami-Dade County has launched a multi-week surveillance proje...
Thursday, April 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
State looks to head off COVID-19 in long term care »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton   TALLAHASSEE --- Florida health officials said Thursday...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis announces stay at home order »
The News Service of Forida By NSF Staff Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday he will issue an executive order cal...
Wednesday, April 1, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
March 31 update from Florida Blue »
The below message is from Florida Blue:   In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), w e support t...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SBA and Treasury begin unprecedented public-private mobilization effort to distribute funds »
The below news release is from the U.S. Small Business Administration:   Release Date: March 31, 2020 &n...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health officials worried changes could thwart additional funding »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton TALLAHASSEE --- An additional $1.6 billion in Medicaid funding is e...
Monday, March 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DeSantis pushes 'safer at home' in South Florida »
The News Service of Florida By Jim Turner TALLAHASSEE --- Gov. Ron DeSantis is imposing a regional “safer at home”...
Sunday, March 29, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
March 27 Update from Florida Blue »
Please see this message from Florida Blue: In response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), w e support the work...

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