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Florida Hospital Campaign Launches Campaign to Resume Regular Checkups and Screenings

“The goal of Your Health Matters is to remind Floridians of all ages that even though we are in the middle of a pandemic, check-ups, screenings, and critical procedures all remain integral to good health,” said Mary Mayhew, the president and CEO of the FHA. “We’re concerned that Floridians are foregoing and delaying essential health care and risking their health as a result.”
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Shevaun Harris Takes Over as Acting Secretary of the Agency for Health Care Administration

With Mary Mayhew leaving after less than two years to take over as president and CEO of the Florida Hospital Association, on Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis tapped Shevaun Harris to serve as acting secretary of the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA).

Mary Mayhew to Take Over as CEO of Florida Hospital Association

Gov. Ron DeSantis and his office announced a formal search has begun for Mayhew's replacement, which will conclude by her last day on Friday, October 2.

Florida Delegation Calls on HHS to Send More Remdesivir to Florida

On Friday, the Florida congressional delegation, led by U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Donna Shalala, D-Fla., called on U.S. Health and Human Services (HHS) Sec. Alex Azar to send more Remdesivir to Florida as the state continues to see rising numbers of patients with COVID-19.

Business, Medical Groups Ask Ron DeSantis for Executive Order Protecting Healthcare Providers from Frivolous...

The groups asked DeSantis to issue an executive order on the matter and provided him with a model he could use.