South Florida Hospital News
Monday April 22, 2019

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April 2019 - Volume 15 - Issue 10




The FIU Master of Health Services Administration program prepares students for executive leadership positions in healthcare organizations including hospitals, health care systems, clinics, nursing homes, physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers, and other healthcare operations. Earn your master’s degree in 24 months and gain valuable skills through a curriculum taught by experienced and knowledgeable healthcare faculty focused on finance, operations, marketing, stakeholder relations, quality outcomes and management of healthcare institutions. Program is available fully online or hybrid. Learn more at

As part of Florida International University’s College of Business, the 14-month MSHI&A program is designed for information systems professionals, healthcare managers, physicians, nurses and other clinicians, as well as healthcare support personnel who want to learn how to use today’s advanced information systems to create more efficient and productive healthcare environments. One of the only programs of its kind in South Florida, our MSHI&A focuses on technology adoption, analytics, change management, project management and process engineering, so you're ready to tackle "big picture" challenges. For more information, call (305) 348-4347 or visit is an online marketplace designed to enable consumers to search for medical, dental or wellness services and book appointments based on cost, distance, ratings, and availability at the click of a button. By delivering a solution that better connects consumers with high-quality healthcare providers and facilities, enables healthcare providers to engage consumers with a level of price transparency and digital convenience that they have come to expect in every other aspect of their lives. Please visit or call (954) 440-4678.

Students at the Medical Campus learn as they build their experience in state-of-the-art facilities. Students practice their skills on human patient simulators - manikins capable of mimicking more than 200 illnesses and conditions. The Campus offers a variety of disciplines in nursing and allied health. There are more than 20 options, including bachelor's degree programs and training certificates that can put you on the fast track to an exciting career in healthcare. For more information, please contact (305) 237-4141 or visit for more information.

The Health Council of South Florida Miami Matters website is a web-based information system providing an overview of the health and wellness status of Miami-Dade County residents. Topic Centers include Health, Economy, Education, Government and Politics, Natural Environment, Public Safety, Social Environment and Transportation. These areas are populated with relevant data indicators to enable members of the community to identify needs and promote collaborative action. Individual indicator pages are also linked to national, regional and local best practices.
For more information, visit
Master of Public Health Online / On-site
The Accredited Master of Public Health (MPH) degree at Nova Southeastern University requires a minimum of 42 semester hours, including public health field experience and a comprehensive examination. The course may be completed within 2-5 years of matriculation. On-site classes are offered one evening per week. The Online option requires one weekend on-site orientation and one weekend on-site capstone experience. Supervised elective field based courses and research opportunities available. For more information, contact Dr. Cyril Blavo, Director, at (954) 262-1613 or Visit our website at

Plaza Health Network is the largest not-for-profit network of rehabilitation and skilled nursing centers in South Florida, with six award winning centers across Miami-Dade County: Arch Plaza, Aventura Plaza, Jackson Plaza, Ponce Plaza, Sinai Plaza and University Plaza. Our sub-acute care services include APRN care, telemedicine and telemetry, advanced respiratory care, in-house and bedside dialysis, enhanced rehabilitation, including aquatic and outpatient therapy at University Plaza, and specialized care for transplant, and LVAD patients. For more information about Plaza Health Network, visit

Saltz Michelson Architects (SMA) is an award winning architectural design firm founded in 1976 specializing in healthcare facilities. The firm’s experience ranges from hospital design to traditional medical offices of all specialties and outpatient facilities such as women’s centers, outpatient diagnostic centers, outpatient surgery centers, MRI centers, urgent care facilities, walk-in clinics, oncology centers, artificial kidney centers, and pediatric facilities. Our hospital experience includes renovation and modernization projects encompassing all areas of a hospital facility.
For more information contact Charles A. Michelson, AIA, Principal, at (954) 266-2700 or or visit
The University of Miami Executive MBA in Health Sector Management and Policy program allows physicians, nurse practitioners, hospital administrators, managed care executives, and other health care professionals to develop their leadership, management and business skills as it relates to the health care industry. Classes meet one weekend per month (Friday, Saturday and Sunday), so you can earn your MBA without interrupting your career. Learn more at
Patients and Families Come First
When someone you love is seriously ill, there are so many decisions to be made. VITAS helps you make care transitions that make sense: From hospital to home. From focusing on the disease to focusing on the patient. From coping on your own to being part of a team. We have served Dade-Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties since 1978. For information or to make a referral, call 800.723.3233 or go to
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