Archive for the ‘Health Planning’ Category

9th Annual Rural Tobacco Summit

All healthcare professionals, community educators, & tobacco specialists invited!

Date:
Friday, May 19, 2017

Time:
8:30am – 5:00pm

Location:
The Heritage
20727 SW 46th Ave.
Newberry, FL 32669

The Rural Tobacco Summit is designed to provide attendees with up-to-date information …

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National Public Health Week

Changing our health means ensuring conditions where everyone has the opportunity to be healthy. We all have a role to play:

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Health must be a priority in designing our communities, from healthy housing …

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Join a discussion about being Black and pregnant in Marion County

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African American/Black women in Marion County who are pregnant or have had a baby in the last five years are invited to participate in a focus group. Focus group participants will be asked to share their experiences about being pregnant …

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Lunch and Learn about advances in breast cancer

North Central Florida Cancer Control Collaborative (NCFCCC) and Cancer Connections are hosting a Lunch and Learn on Dec. 14, 2016 from 12 to 1 p.m. at Health Street, 2401 SW Archer Road, Gainesville. The topic is Advances in Breast

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Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health Needs Assessment

LSF Health has recently announced that the Criminal Justice, Mental Health and Substance Abuse (CJMHSA) Reinvestment grant application submitted on behalf of Hernando County has been awarded. The planning grant focuses on the needs of adults with mental health, substance …

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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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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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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.

Contact Us

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