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Florida shatters national record for the largest, single-day increase in COVID cases

Health News Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gives an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus pandemic during a press conference at Florida’s Turnpike Turkey Lake Service Plaza, in Orlando, Fla., in a Friday, July 10, 2020 file photo. (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel via AP, File) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Florida shattered the national record… Read More »

Coronavirus strains Florida health system as some hospitals run out of ICU beds in largest counties

People wait for health assessment check-in before entering Jackson Memorial Hospital, as Miami-Dade County eases some of the lockdown measures put in place during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Miami, Florida, June 18, 2020. Marco Bello | Reuters More than 40 Florida hospitals in multiple counties across the state have maxed out their ICU… Read More »

2018 cohort of newly-certified physician assistants is the youngest and largest yet

More than half a century after the first physician assistant class graduated in 1967, the profession is showing no signs of slowing down. The latest Statistical Profile of Recently Certified Physician Assistants, published by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, indicates that 9,287 physician assistants were certified for the first time in 2018,… Read More »

MU School of Medicine Awarded Largest Grant for Rural Health Care in School’s History – KBIA

The MU School of Medicine was awarded nearly $ 5 million in grant money to enhance existing medical programs in rural Missouri, the school announced Tuesday. The school received two grants from the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration, which will fund programs designed to address the doctor shortages in rural parts of the state,… Read More »

World's largest 24-hour fitness franchise opens third gym in Ireland

Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing 24-hour fitness franchise, has opened its third club in Ireland. Based in Clondalkin, Dublin, Anytime Fitness is the only gym in Ireland that is officially open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. A relatively young gym brand in Ireland, Anytime Fitness gyms is that they are… Read More »