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Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is proud to announce the appointment of Dr. Todd Florin as the new Medical Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology. Dr. Florin has been active member of Aventura Hospital's Medical Staff for more than a decade. Previously, he served as Director of Electrophysiology and Medical Director of the Pacemaker Center at the Miami Heart Institute. Dr. Florin also served on the University of Miami faculty. “Dr. Florin brings years of clinical and leadership experience to our Electrophysiology Program, said Heather Rohan, Chief Executive Officer of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, “His commitment to his patients and his innovative ideas will help to expand our patient care services and ensure that Aventura Hospital continues to be on the cutting-edge of healthcare technology.
Aventura Hospital and Medical Ceter welcomes Elizabeth Calzadilla-Fiallo as its new Marketing and Public Relations Director. Prior to joining Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, Ms. Calzadilla-Fiallo served as the Media and Public Relations Manager for Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department, a position she held since 2006. She previously served as the first bilingual Public Information Officer at the Broward Sheriff's Office.
More than 400 people attended the Miami-Dade Blue Health Fair on Saturday, as Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez launched a new county program designed to make affordable health insurance even more affordable. Enrollment continues for the new Miami-Dade Health Insurance Premium Utilization Program (MD-HIIUP), which is designed to compliment Miami-Dade Blue, a quality, low-cost health insurance plan introduced by Miami-Dade County last year in partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida.
The Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce's Healthcare Committee will host their first Health Career Resource Expo on Tuesday, September 14 from 2:30-7:30 p.m. at Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Boulevard, Ballroom Level. Transitioning workers interested in pursuing a healthcare career, hospital and healthcare managers looking for employees and new graduates, education institutions looking for potential students and employment opportunities for graduates, and allied health professionals looking for new opportunities should attend.
Always ahead of the curve, Aventura Hospital and Medical Center joins HCA Healthcare hospitals around the world this September to commemorate the fourth annual Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month. Patient-Centered Care Awareness Month is typically commemorated in October. At Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, patient-centered care is always the primary goal. “Patient-Centered Care Month highlights our continuous commitment to empowering our patients while ensuring they receive the highest-quality healthcare services available to them, said Heather J. Rohan, Aventura Hospital and Medical Center's Chief Executive Officer.
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