New research shows registered nurses who are male earn nearly $11,000 more per year than RNs who are female. Only about half of that difference can be explained by factors like education, work experience and clinical specialty.
National leaders in the healthcare industry came together Monday at the University of Miami’s Business of Health Care conference to discuss innovation in the field and touch on Florida’s future in the industry.
A peer program to educate high school students about health that started when Miami-Dade County phased out the health requirement for graduation now includes students from 37 high schools in the Health Information Project.
Before the chamber’s executive board rejected Baptist as a member on March 3, the CEO of Mount Sinai Medical Center, Steve Sonenreich, had spoken to the board about Baptist’s plans to open an urgent care facility in the Beach.
The federal government said Tuesday that 93 percent of Floridians received a tax credit to lower the cost of their monthly Obamacare premiums — the second highest rate in the nation — at a time when the legality of those tax credits is being tested.
The growing trend of healthcare clinics inside retailers has taken hold in South Florida. Even insurers like Florida Blue are introducing new ways of reaching patients through innovative clinic models.