Health care

Sarasota Hospital Makes Three New Hires

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota recently selected a new assistant chief nursing officer, a new director of the medical surgical floor and a new executive chef.

09/20/2017 By Staff

Marijuana

Medical Marijuana Dispensary Celebrates Grand Opening Tuesday

Trulieve has existing dispensaries in Clearwater, Edgewater, Jacksonville, Lady Lake, Miami, Pensacola, St. Petersburg, Tallahassee and Tampa.

09/18/2017 By Staff

New hires

Family Services Nonprofit Names New Community Chaplain

JFCS of the Suncoast recently appointed Rabbi Jonathan Katz to the role.

09/15/2017 By Staff

Philanthropy

Pines of Sarasota Foundation President Retiring

Estelle Crawford, the president of the Pines of Sarasota Foundation, will retire on Sept. 30 after 11 years of service to the organization.

09/07/2017 By Staff

Nonprofits

Nonprofit That Assists Pregnant Women Honors 'Champions' Sept. 15

The Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County, Inc. will induct its new board and hand out awards.

09/05/2017 By Staff

Politics

Legislative Summit Scheduled

The purpose of the summit is to bring together a wide range of community members to discuss and establish the region’s priorities for the 2018 Florida legislative session.

08/31/2017 By Staff

Health care

Hospital Radiology Department Receives Excellence Award

The Radiology Department at Doctors Hospital of Sarasota was recently awarded the Five Star Excellence Award for 2016.

08/22/2017 By Staff

Health care

Family Practice Doctor Joins Physicians Network

Family practice physician Dr. Rafael Pita recently joined Sarasota Memorial Health Care System's First Physicians Group network.

08/17/2017 By Staff

Health care

Sarasota Medical Practice to Test Treatment That Removes Toxic Metal Pollutants

Intercoastal Medical Group was recently named as a participating clinical site for a trial to test chelation therapy.

08/16/2017 By Staff

New hires

Horse Therapy Nonprofit Picks New CEO

Nokomis' InStride Therapy, Inc. recently hired Dana Johnston.

08/15/2017 By Staff

Health care

Sarasota Company Launches New Addiction Recovery Support Site

The Sarasota company Recovery Guidance recently launched a new online platform that offers users access to a broad range of mental health providers.

08/10/2017 By Staff

Health care

Dermatology Practice Celebrates 10 Years

Sarasota's O’Donoghue Dermatology is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its founding this month.

08/09/2017 By Staff

Health care

Sarasota Memorial Hospital Ranked as One of Florida's Best

Sarasota Memorial Hospital is the eighth best hospital in the state of Florida, according to a new ranking published by U.S. News & World Report.

08/08/2017 By Staff

New hires

Mental Health and Addiction Support Nonprofit Names New Vice President

Centerstone recently hired Mihaela Zdrali as the organization's vice president of outpatient services for its operations in Florida.

08/07/2017 By Staff

New hires

Nonprofit Living Center Names New Vice President

Plymouth Harbor on Sarasota Bay recently hired George McGonagill as its vice president of facilities.

08/04/2017 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Nursing scholarships, Girl Scout projects and generous grants in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

08/03/2017 By Staff

Health care

Surgeon Named Sports Medicine Provider at Bradenton School

Coastal Orthopedics Sports Medicine & Pain Management's Dr. Arthur Valadie recently became the official sports medicine provider for the athletes at Saint Stephen’s Episcopal School.

07/31/2017 By Staff

Education

College Recognized for Health and Fitness Programs

State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota was recently named a Healthy Business Certified Leader for the second straight year.

07/28/2017 By Staff

Health care

Hospital Names New Head of Operations

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota recently hired Wyatt Chocklett as its new chief operating officer.

07/28/2017 By Staff

Giving

This Week's Good Deeds

Scholarships, fundraisers and more in this week's roundup of locals giving back.

07/27/2017 By Staff