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LAKE NONA YMCA FAMILY CENTER: Hiring- Program Coordinator, YMCA Teen Achievers
Press release submission | Jan 14, 2019

The YMCA of Central Florida has a part-time opening for a Program Coordinator with our YMCA Teen Achievers.

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SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL - ORLANDO SOUTH: HR Helpline
Press release submission | Oct 22, 2018

As we continue to assess the damage and respond to the destruction of Hurricane Michael, we wanted to provide answers to some questions that we are able to address now, define currently available resources and update you on the status of items under evaluation.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA employee survey shows improving morale: Increase in workforce retention rates tied to uptick in job and VA satisfaction scores

By Press release submission | Oct 22, 2018

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that results from a recent VA job satisfaction survey showed a general trend of improving employee morale.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA Observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a perfect time to remind women Veterans about the importance of mammograms and early detection.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Take a Break: Why Rest is the Foundation of Physical Health

By Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

“And God blessed the seventh day and declared it holy, because it was the day when He rested from all His work of creation.” This familiar verse from Genesis is just one of the many in the Bible that decrees the virtues of rest. From Matthew to Revelation, the scripture is filled with references to the necessity of taking a much-needed break from physical – and mental – work.

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UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: Researchers Get Funding Boost For Deadly Pancreatic Cancer

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2018

Pancreatic cancer has the worst survival rate of any major cancer and a team of UCF College of Medicine researchers is developing a novel therapeutic to slow the cancer’s growth and increase survival.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: A Releases National Suicide Data Report for 2005-2016 Analysis Is Part of VA’s Data-driven Approach to Suicide Prevention

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2018

Today, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) released national and state-level findings from its most recent analysis of Veteran suicide data, from 2005 to 2016

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: The Top 5 Body Changes During and After Pregnancy

By Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

Pregnancy is an amazing, beautiful and life-changing event, but what exactly does it do to your body and what, if anything, can be done to minimize the long-term effects?

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA SAIL report scorecard shows majority of VA medical centers have improved over past year in quality of services provided to Veterans

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Using a web-based report scorecard that measures, evaluates and benchmarks quality and efficiency at its medical centers, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently released data that showed significant improvements at the majority of its health care facilities.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA achieves historic goal by delivering 81,000 appeals decisions to Veterans in fiscal 2018

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

On Sept. 14, two weeks ahead of schedule, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) exceeded its goal to deliver 81,000 appeals decisions of disability benefits and services to Veterans in fiscal year 2018 — 28,000 more decisions than the previous year.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Lymphedema Control is Possible

By Press released submission | Sep 20, 2018

Learning you have lymphedema after cancer treatment, as actress Kathy Bates did, can feel like yet another loss of control.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA marks Suicide Prevention Month in September with ‘Be There’ campaign

By Press release submission | Sep 12, 2018

To mark Suicide Prevention Month this September, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is shining a light on effective ways to prevent Veteran suicide with its Be There campaign.

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ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA to fund first national center of excellence for Veteran and caregiver research

By Press release submission | Sep 12, 2018

Today the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced it will fund a new center of excellence to expand the department’s capacity to deliver innovative, data-driven and integrated approaches to improve services for Veterans and their caregivers.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: How Care Navigation Can Help You

By Press release submission | Sep 11, 2018

Navigating the health care system can be daunting and overwhelming, at times.

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6th annual Taste of Nona is just around the corner

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 1, 2018

Set for Oct. 13 from 6-9 p.m., this evening will be a great time of celebrating and enjoying the finest food that Lake Nona has to offer.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Adventist Health System Announces Plans to Become AdventHealth

By Press release submission | Aug 23, 2018

Altamonte Springs-based Adventist Health System, one of the nation’s largest faith-based health care systems, with nearly 50 hospital campuses and more than 80,000 employees, today announced that it will soon become AdventHealth.

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ORANGE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT: Hurricane Season 2018 — Are You Prepared?

By Press release submission | Aug 4, 2018

This year’s hurricane season has been quiet so far yet the Florida Department of Health continues to urge Floridians to not let their guard down.

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ORANGE COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT: Spill the Water, Florida

By Press release submission | Jul 31, 2018

Living in Florida, mosquitoes are seemingly part of our everyday life.

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