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In My Opinion

  In your opinion, what’s an important, but oftentimes overlooked part of planning for retirement in the medical field?   Dr. Wiley Koon Retired family practitioner from Winter Haven Hospital

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PCMA Letter: Covering lots of ground

In this edition of Central Florida Doctor, we are covering several topics of concern.  We have spoken to a few retired members of the medical community about the potential pitfalls

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Publisher’s Note: Adding a new ‘Layar’ to our print media

  At Central Florida Media Group, we’re constantly thinking about and looking for better ways to connect with our advertisers and readers. We also recognize that for print media to

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PCMA Letter: ‘Change’ is in the air

  Many changes have been occurring in healthcare. This has resulted in changes to many practices and organizations. In the past few months we have learned that Winter Haven Hospital

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Medical Memoirs: Rick Renardson and We Care of Polk County

  Opening Many Doors for the Uninsured “Some people see things as they are and ask, why? Others dream things that never were and ask, why not?” ~ George Bernard

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Publisher’s Note: Summer’s here and it shows in the pages of Central Florida Doctor

  For the summer edition of Central Florida Doctor, we’re focusing on how physicians find the delicate balance of managing the business of medicine, providing excellent patient care, and fitting

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Medical Memoirs: Judy Martin’s commitment and dedication to healthcare in her community

  As the former executive director of the South Florida Baptist Hospital Foundation for many years, Judy Martin has had a big family to care for. She has tended to

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Coming to a retailer near you soon: Over the counter HIV in-home tests

  On July 3, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the OraQuick In-Home HIV Test. This will be the first over-the-counter, self administered test kit to be available to

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PCMA Letter: The Supreme Court’s decision to uphold the healthcare overhaul bill

On June 28, nine justices assembled inside the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill to reveal their decision on whether to uphold or repeal the Healthcare Overhaul into law. The ruling

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People can now become organ donors through Facebook

  On Tuesday, May 1, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made the announcement that users in the United States and United Kingdom will be able enroll as organ donors through the