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General News
Monday, February 12, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey: Florida lags among healthiest cities »
Florida cities have some perks when it comes to healthy living, but overall they don’t make the cut when it comes to a new...
Monday, February 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Sessions to discuss opioid epidemic in Tampa »
The News Service of Florida February 5, 2018 U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions will appear Wednesday in Tam...
Friday, January 26, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Judge allows smokable pot case to proceed »
By Dara Kam The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- A lawsuit centered on whether patients can smoke medical ma...
Tuesday, January 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS helps lead effort on VA reimbursement »
The Duval County Medical Society, working together with practice managers and physicians from around the First Coast, were...
Wednesday, December 6, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trauma center approved for children's hospital »
State Capital Briefs (Lunch Edition): Wednesday, December 6 The News Service of Florida   The Florida Dep...

Legislative News
Wednesday, February 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate leaders press for change in hospital funding »
The News Service of Florida By Christine Sexton February 7, 2018 TALLAHASSEE --- A proposal to redistribute hu...
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers back health cost-sharing ministries »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- For some, health care is biblical. And t...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate budget pits hospitals against each other »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- There’s a fight brewing in the Capitol over how...
Monday, January 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lawmakers look at revamping trauma system »
By Christine Sexton The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- A House health-care panel on Monday approved a b...
Thursday, January 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bondi weighs legal fight over opioids »
By Christine Sexton News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE --- Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi on Thursda...

DCMS & Member News
Monday, December 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS Past President honored at Jaguars Game »
DCMS Past President Dr. Charles McIntosh was honored at the Jacksonville Jaguars game on December 10.  Dr. McIntosh...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS members named Health Care Heroes by Jacksonville Business Journal »
Each year the Jacksonville Business Journal honors members of the Jacksonville medical community as Health Care Heroes. Th...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
President Clinton Meets with Doctors on the First Coast Today »
This year, we have been sharing information about the DCMS efforts to curb the opioid epidemic in North Florida, and the D...
Tuesday, October 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
DCMS member elected to American Academy of Pediatrics leadership position »
Mobeen H. Rathore, MD Professor and Director of University of Florida Center for HIV/AIDS Research, Education and Service...
Monday, October 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Year in Review: A Message from DCMS President Dr. Tra'Chella Johnson Foy »
This has been quite a year for our grand profession. Locally, we have made great strides with the success of our Future of...

Member Editorials
Tuesday, February 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physician Wellness: A Call to Action »
Dear Colleagues, I am writing again today to express my deep concern about physician burnout and associated suicides...
Thursday, January 25, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important information about influenza »
A Message from DCMS Past-President Dr. Mobeen Rathore:   Dear Colleagues: Influenza season this year...
Tuesday, December 5, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
When Physicians Need Help – DCMS is There »
Physician burnout is not just a national epidemic, it has become a concerning issue right here on the First Coast. We must...
Wednesday, March 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Letter from Dr. Sunil Joshi, DCMS Foundation President »
          A Letter from Dr. Sunil Joshi, D...
Monday, October 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
THANK YOU! A Message from DCMS President, Dr. Sunil Joshi »
Dear Colleagues, Hurricane Matthew was a destructive force that caused significant damage to much of the wat...

Members & the Media
Saturday, December 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Physicians suggest sensible reforms to Obamacare »
Three leaders within the Duval County Medical Society are weighing in on the Affordable Care Act and potential reforms....
Wednesday, November 30, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to combat allergies to Christmas trees- real AND artificial »
Did you know both real AND fake Christmas trees can trigger allergies? In today's article for The Florida Times-Union...
Wednesday, October 19, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Think you're allergic to penicillin? Think again. »
Many people are told they are allergic to penicillin, which may not necessarily be the case. In this week's DCMS column...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
How much sleep does your child need? »
If your children are like the majority of kids these days, they are not getting enough  sleep . They are staying...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Exercise and vein health: What you should know »
If you are one of the approximately 40 million people suffering from varicose veins or  chronic venous insufficiency...

Hospital & Medical Organization News
Thursday, February 8, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ribbon Cutting: Community Hospice & Palliative Care of Columbia County »
MEDIA ADVISORY: Ribbon Cutting: Community Hospice & Palliative Care of Columbia County   WHO: &n...
Tuesday, December 12, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Hospice & Palliative Care to open in 11 new counties »
For Immediate Release Date: December 12, 2017 Contact: Char Miller, Director, Marketing & Communications...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Care Now® urgent care clinic now open at Town Center »
Jacksonville, FL ., (Nov. 16, 2017) – CareNow® Urgent Care opens its first Jacksonville clinic at the St. Johns Town C...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent’s invests $55 Million to create new Heart & Vascular Pavilion in Riverside »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                     ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
St. Vincent’s HealthCare to Adopt Ascension as Part of its Name »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Kyle Sieg (904) 308-7992   Jacksonv...

CEO's Blog
Wednesday, January 31, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Big win for physicians in Tallahassee today »
An Update from DCMS Chief Executive Officer Bryan Campbell:   Senate Bill 98, which limits certain types o...
Tuesday, January 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid prescribing regulations move forward »
A Legislative Update from CEO Bryan Campbell:   We are nearing the halfway point of the 2018 Florida Leg...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida's Legislative Session is Underway »
A Legislative Message from CEO Bryan Campbell: Tuesday marks the beginning of the 2018 Legislative Session in Flo...
Tuesday, October 3, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Message from CEO Bryan Campbell »
It’s impossible to discuss medicine this week without acknowledging the efforts of the medical professionals in Las Vegas...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
An Update from DCMS CEO Bryan Campbell »
Today the only two things clear about the Future of Healthcare are that the latest effort to repeal and replace the Afford...

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