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Based on its poor county health rankings, Marion County received the Center for Disease Control and Preventions Partners in Community Health award to create an initiative to improve health in the county.

As one of the 39 funded programs in …

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Statewide research consortium receives $7.9 million for research to improve patient outcomes

Statewide research consortium receives $7.9 million for research to improve patient outcomes
One Florida Clinical Research Consortium
A statewide partnership among the University of Florida, University of Miami, Florida State University, health care systems, health plans, providers and patients was …

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Navigators available for help with insurance

The Gainesville Sun

In Brief

Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators from the WellFlorida Council will offer free enrollment assistance to individuals and families who wish to enroll or re-enroll in the Affordable Care Act.

The deadline to sign up is Sunday.…

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Community Health Assessment results released

Special to the Citrus County Chronicle

The Florida Department of Health in Citrus (DOH-Citrus) recently released the 2015 Citrus County Community Health Assessment and Technical Appendix (CHA). Some 1,100 Citrus County residents participated in the project designed to provide an

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Navigators help consumers enroll on Healthcare.gov by Jan.31 deadline

Cedar Key News

Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators from WellFlorida Council will be providing free enrollment assistance to help individuals and families enroll or re-enroll in health insurance prior to the Jan. 31 deadline. The public is invited to attend an

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Health insurance help available before deadline

Special to The Sun
By Lauren Vagelakos

Open enrollment for the Health Insurance Marketplace has been underway since Nov. 1 and ends Jan. 31. If you wish to enroll in health coverage for the year, you must pick a health

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Navigators help consumers enroll on Healthcare.gov by Jan. 31 deadline

WellFlorida News Release

Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators from WellFlorida Council are providing free enrollment assistance to help individuals and families enroll or re-enroll in health insurance prior to the Jan. 31 deadline. Consumers can search for enrollment events on NCFNavigators.org

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Health survey online

Ocala Star Banner

The Central Florida Health Alliance and WellFlorida Council are conducting surveys to gauge the health of communities in Lake, Sumter and South Marion counties. Survey participants will have the opportunity to win a $50 VISA gift card.

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County hopes to gather comprehensive data on kids’ well-being

Gainesville Sun
By April Warren

A belief that children in Alachua County might not be getting the care they need because of a fragmented system has sparked the County Commission to action.
Commissioners gave the thumbs up Tuesday to a …

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Free insurance enrollment help in time for Marketplace deadline

WellFlorida News Release

Health Insurance Marketplace Navigators from WellFlorida Council and other local organizations will be providing free enrollment assistance at the Get Covered for the New Year event on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. …

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Tavares woman shares her passion for fitness

Orlando Sentinel
By Elira Benavari

TAVARES — Annacelia Gander has always had a passion for healthy living and decided to share her enthusiasm with others by creating the website GetFitLake.com, which provides online information about opportunities to achieve a healthy

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Key Affordable Care Act enrollment date approaches on Tuesday, Dec. 15

By Christopher Curry
The Gainesville Sun

While the third year of Affordable Care Act enrollment continues through the end of January, a key deadline is approaching Tuesday.

The date is important for two reasons. First, it is the last day

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In search of health solutions

Editorial by the Ocala Star Banner

Where to start? That could easily have been the question when the Marion County Hospital District board voted last month to spend $2.5 million on grants aimed at improving the health of county residents.

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