December 2016


Grant paves way for training program

By Helen Wolt
The PACE Center for Girls is expanding its training for teens with a new career readiness program. A $60,000 grant from the Fort Lauderdale-based Community Foundation of Broward will launch We Can Do It in January under the…

What Else is in the 21st Century Cures Act?

By Shannon Firth and Joyce Frieden
It's not just about curing disease; bill targets mental health parity, interoperability WASHINGTON -- When most people think about the 21st Century Cures Act, they think about curing cancer and Alzheimer's disease, and…

Startup sector expects to flex more muscle in 2017

By Marcia Heroux Pounds
When Matthew Kim, founder and CEO of Vigilant Biosciences in Fort Lauderdale started his company in 2011, he quickly found funding to be a serious challenge. Ultimately, he persuaded an out-of-state investor to help, but in…

Employee Profile: David Stoppi, Regional Sales Manager

By Modernizing Medicine
What’s the best way to learn about a company and careers? Hearing more from current employees. Read to learn what David Stoppi, Regional Sales Manager shared. To apply for a current role on our sales team, click here or…

Why Evidence-Based Medicine at the Point of Care Matters

By Jason Weisstein, MD, MPH
Right now, there’s a wealth of medical information available that can help physicians make better and more educated decisions using evidence-based medicine (EBM). The predicament lies in how to deliver this information to…

Is Your EHR Naughty or Nice?

By Modernizing Medicine
We’re making a list and checking it twice to find out if your electronic health records (EHR) system is naughty or nice. With so many options out there, selecting the right EHR system that is specific to your specialty and…