Onward and Upward 9-8-11 Print
Written by Jeffrey Herschler   
Thursday, 15 September 2011 09:51

Jupiter Medical Center recently launched construction of the Raso Education Center, the initial phase of the medical center's $50 million, three-phase expansion.  The two-story facility is designed as an educational resource for the medical center's staff and physicians, other area clinicians and researchers, and the community.     "The new education center's scope reflects Jupiter Medical Center's commitment to deliver world-class, patient-centered clinical care with an ongoing focus on academic and research excellence," according to President and CEO John Couris.   

Miami Childrens Hospital recently received a $5 million donation from the Fernandez Family Foundation.  The donor organization is led by Mike Fernandez, chairman of MBF Healthcare Partners.   Source: SFBJ Read more.

Governor to honor South Florida healthcare companies
According to a recent South Florida Business Journal article, three healthcare related firms have been selected to receive the2011 Governor's Business Diversification Award:

·         Miami-based medical practice management software firm CareCloud

·         Palm Beach Gardens-based biometric solutions provider Cross Match Technologies

·         Jupiter-based pharmaceutical company Envoy Therapeutics

The awards ceremony will take place at the Governor's Mansion on Sept. 14.
Last Updated on Thursday, 15 September 2011 09:54