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Watson gets two board recertifications
Wed  Jun 21 2017 08:30AM
Dr. Phuc Vo, an orthopaedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist for the Watson Clinic Main at 1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd. in Lakeland, recently achieved recertification status in both Orthopaedic Surgery … read more.
Anyone at any age can get fit
Wed  Jun 7 2017 08:30AM
BARTOW — “What we’re going to talk about is getting fit at any age,” said Jim Goodwin. He is an occupational therapist and the manager of the rehab center for … read more.
Lewis named employee of the month
Wed  Jun 14 2017 10:08AM
LAKE WALES – Karey Lewis, social worker, was named employee of the Month for April at Lake Wales Medical Center. Lewis, who has worked at the hospital since early 2016, … read more.
Gonzalez selected Bond Clinic February employee
Wed  Jun 7 2017 08:30AM
Mila Gonzalez was selected the February 2017 Employee of the Month at Bond Clinic in Winter Haven. Mila works as a receipt entry clerk in the Billing Department and began … read more.
BayCare salutes its nurses
Wed  May 31 2017 08:30AM
In celebration of National Nurses Week, BayCare hospitals in Winter Haven and Bartow honored 45 nurses Unit Nurses of the Year and, from those dozen, chose a Nurse of Excellence. … read more.
Teaching healthy diet draws crowd
Wed  May 24 2017 08:30AM
WINTER HAVEN – She may be 70, but Winter Haven resident Nanette Rogers has remained healthy and active enough to run in marathons including the recent MidFlorida Mayfaire 5K in … read more.
Silly socks storm may be rising
Wed  May 17 2017 08:30AM
LAKE WALES – Young patients at Lakeland Regional Hospital received a special treat with gift bags filled with toys, coloring books, and other comfort items last Saturday. This wasn’t Christmas, … read more.
Help for under-insured expanding
Wed  May 10 2017 08:30AM
HAINES CITY – It’s not often that one goes to an indoor groundbreaking, but last week Haines City Chamber of Commerce members, city officials and Central Florida Health Care leaders … read more.
Citizens CPR keeping the (heart) beat
Wed  May 3 2017 08:30AM
BARTOW — Do you know the three “C’s” — as in what to do if someone collapses, perhaps from a heart attack or similar heart incident? That was the topic … read more.
Crickettes get to know one another
Tue  May 2 2017 02:06PM
It was time for fun and games at the May 1 Crickette Club meeting as members played a game called People Bingo. Crickette Club members had to go around to … read more.
Association seeking more members
Wed  Jun 21 2017 08:30AM
WINTER HAVEN – Since 2003 community activists with the Association for Inwood Community have been trying to make their neighborhood a better place to live. Saturday members hosted their bi-annual … read more.
Heart of Florida celebrates 20th anniversary
Wed  Jun 21 2017 04:20PM
DAVENPORT – For more than 20 years, Heart of Florida Hospital in Davenport has been a central part of the business and support community, said HOF CEO Ann Barnhart at … read more.
Your favorite recipes made healthier
Wed  Jun 14 2017 10:06AM
By now it is not a secret that few things affect health and medical costs more than the cumulative effect of our eating habits. This doesn’t mean that to eat … read more.
Grasslands awarded gold certification
Wed  Jun 7 2017 08:30AM
LAKELAND — Grasslands Campus earned LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. “We are so proud that our team’s hard work on the new Grasslands Campus has earned … read more.
Fowler named May PEER
Wed  May 31 2017 08:30AM
Shannon Fowler, a receptionist on the second floor of the Watson Clinic Highlands building, was named the May PEER Award winner. Fowler has been with the Clinic for 27 years. … read more.
Bond Clinic welcomes new employees
Wed  May 24 2017 08:30AM
Rheumatologist Dr. Roberto E. Pancorbo, board certified in rheumatology and specializing in treating arthritis, autoimmune diseases and osteoporosis, was hired by the Bond Clinic team in Winter Haven. He earned … read more.

Tue  May 16 2017 03:12PM
Heart of Florida plans Baby Fair
Mon  May 22 2017 10:16AM
When new moms are looking for where to go to get valuable information about raising a healthy baby, Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center may have what is needed. The … read more.
VISTE thanks club for the Boost
Wed  May 10 2017 08:30AM
LAKELAND — Three members of the Bartow Kiwanis Club — Frank Johnson and Sarah Case, joined by Ray Middel — were among those honored with Recognition of Service awards by … read more.
Ultimate Fitness moves to new facility
Wed  May 3 2017 08:30AM
BARTOW — As of this past Monday, May 1, Ultimate Fitness is in its new location, 615 S. Jackson Ave., the site of Charles R. Richardson Wellness Center, which is … read more.