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WellFlorida Earns Gold National Health Information Award

WellFlorida Art Director and Communications Manager Jill Dygert recently earned a Gold Award from the 23rd Annual National Health Information Awards for a pregnancy and baby planner she designed and edited for Healthy Start and the Maternal, Infant and …

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Focus Groups in Marion County

Marion County residents are invited to join a focus group in September to answer questions about marketing messages and how they contribute to the community’s health. Participants will earn $20 for roughly two hours of their time. Below are the …

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Cancer Resources

Patientresource.com has recently come out with a new publication titled, “Understanding Cancer Immunotherapy.” PatientSource is a cancer resource organization that provides cancer patients and survivors with free patient resource guides covering all types of cancers. The organization also provides free …

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Lunch and Learn: Breast Cancer

Cancer Connections and WellFlorida’s North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC) are teaming up for a Lunch and Learn on the the topic “Triple Negative Breast Cancer” with guest speaker Dr. Tina Lam. The Lunch and Learn will be held …

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Florida Healthcare Workforce Summit

When: Wednesday, September 28 & Thursday, September 29, 2016
Where: Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress, 1 Grand Cypress Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32836

Registration is now open for invited participants of the Florida Healthcare Workforce initiative (FHW). Members of the Leadership Council, …

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FreeDOM Clinic Participants Connect

FreeDOM Clinic in Ocala held a two-day mega-clinic in July where it provided FREE medical, dental and eye care using volunteers to over 1,500 patients. Community Health Workers collaborated with MyHealthStory Technology Evolution Specialists to help patients register for MyHealthStory …

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Health IT Boot Camp in Marion County

smBoot-CampOver 60 healthcare professionals and their guests attended CommunityHealth IT’s free Health IT Boot Camp sponsored by Measure Up Marion. The boot camp was approved for 2.5 contact hours of CE by Suwannee River Area Health Education Center. At the …

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Alachua County Children’s Services Needs Assessment: Forces of Change

lresACChildServicesCoverSteering Committee Members are encouraged to invite two community members to participate in in the Forces of Change Assessment on Monday, August 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Senior Recreation Center, 5701 NW 34th St., Gainesville. …

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HRSA Webinar: Money Matters in Diabetes Self-Management Training

The Health Resources and Services Administration is teaming up with Florida Health and Montana DPHHS to present the webinar “Money Matters in Diabetes Self-Management Training (DSMT): Increase Your Reimbursement.”

The webinar is designed to help healthcare professionals who furnish DSMT,

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Proudly Serving

WellFlorida Council, Inc. is a private, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization created in 1969. We are the state designated local health council for 16 counties in North Central Florida and specialize in health-related consultancy for clients and projects throughout Florida.

Proudly serving the following Florida counties:
Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Sumter, Suwannee and Union.

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WellFlorida Council
1785 NW 80th Blvd.
Gainesville, FL 32606
P: 352-313-6500
F: 352-313-6515
E: info@wellflorida.org