WellFlorida News

Residents encouraged to participate in focus groups on health

WellFlorida News Release

Citrus County residents are invited to share their views on health and healthcare in their community by participating in one of four focus groups taking place at Citrus County library locations throughout August. The Citrus County Community …

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Take survey, contribute to study of health in community

Citrus County Chronicle

THE ISSUE: Many factors affect a community’s health.

OUR OPINION: You can play a role in the future for Citrus County.

When the topic is “health,” most of us probably think in terms of aches and pains, …

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Citrus County residents invited to take healthcare survey

Citrus County residents ages 18 and up are encouraged to participate in a survey regarding healthcare in their county. By taking the survey, participants can also be entered to win a $50 VISA gift card. Take the Citrus County Health

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Data sought on health of community

Citrus County Chronicle Online

By Michael D. Bates

So what are the most pressing health issues of the day?

Is it cancer? Drug abuse? Poverty? Eating unhealthy foods? Or some other behavior that leads to unhealthy lifestyles? Is your neighborhood …

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MyHealthStory allows easy access to Florida Health Information Exchange

WellFlorida News Release                                                                                                                             

Industry experts gathered in Tallahassee last week to discuss the status of health information technology in the state and the services now being offered through the Florida Health Information Exchange. The locally operated service MyHealthStorySM was …

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Citrus County residents encouraged to take county health survey

WellFlorida News Release

Citrus County residents are invited to share their views on health and healthcare in their community by taking a 10 to 15 minute survey. The Citrus County Community Health Advisory Partnership (C-CHAP) is conducting the survey beginning …

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Local, state reactions to Supreme Court ruling on Affordable Care Act

Gainesville Sun

Staff and wire report

Politics and policy talk dominated the airwaves Thursday. But the stories of people like Silver Springs residents Gary and Israel Gil-Schor were the ones that best reflect the import of the U.S. Supreme Court’s …

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Some local relief with Affordable Care Act decision

Gainesville Sun

By Christopher Curry

Tiffen Lovler breathed easy Thursday.

After several months of uncertainty, the Supreme Court ruling in King v. Burwell came out and Lovler, 27, knew that he would be able to keep the tax credits that …

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National HIV Testing Day is Saturday

Gainesville Sun

By Giuseppe Sabella

Saturday is National HIV Testing Day and local organizations are offering free events to educate and evaluate residents in a time when Florida is the leader for new HIV infections.

In 2013, Florida faced almost …

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County residents asked to take healthcare survey

West Marion Messenger
South Marion Citizen

Marion County residents are invited to share their views on health and healthcare in their community by taking a 10 to 15 minute survey. A partnership of healthcare facilities and WellFlorida Council, the regions’ …

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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.

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Alachua, Bradford, Citrus, Columbia, Dixie, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Putnam, Sumter, Suwannee and Union.

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