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Gulf Coast Village to host free memory support event at Palmview Nov. 1

2017-10-03T16:12:37+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village is partnering with the Alzheimer’s Association to host a memory support event on Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Palmview, the new assisted living and memory support residences at Gulf Coast Village in Cape Coral. With the goal of spreading awareness and educating those on Alzheimer’s disease and [...]

Lung Cancer Research Council hosts fifth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk Nov. 4

2017-09-28T10:37:59+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Categories: Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Lung Cancer Research Council will host its fifth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk and Mile of Memories Memorial Walk on Nov. 4 at the Charlotte Sports Park, located at 2300 El Jobean Rd. in Port Charlotte. Raising awareness and support for those who have been affected by lung cancer, the event will benefit the [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. announces 2017-2018 board of directors

2017-08-23T15:33:59+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is pleased to introduce its 2017-2018 board of directors, recently elected during the organization’s annual trustee meeting to serve a one-year term through July 2018. The 2017-2018 board of directors is led by Elaine Hawkins, president, and Andie Vogt, vice president. Other officers include: [...]

R.D. Johnson Construction, Inc. completes Fawcett Memorial Hospital upgrades

2017-08-02T09:23:56+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

R.D. Johnson Construction, Inc. has completed construction management services for an Emergency Power Supply System (EPSS) upgrade at Fawcett Memorial Hospital, located at 21298 Olean Blvd. in Port Charlotte. The project included exchanging existing generators, rebuilding the masonry wall and reconstructing the concrete slab supporting the generator. R.D. Johnson’s Aaron Harder was the project manager [...]

Stevens Construction awarded Village on the Isle renovations

2017-07-26T16:31:00+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Village on the Isle, a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community in Venice, has selected Stevens Construction for the renovation of their five-story, 80,000-square-foot assisted living facility, Mark Manor. Located at 930 Tamiami Trail South, Mark Manor is being fully renovated floor-by-floor in efforts to provide minimal disruption to its 64 residents. Stevens Construction will replace [...]

Retina Health Center awarded patent for guarded injection device

2017-07-25T12:24:08+00:00 July 21st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Developed to reduce risk of infections during medication injections for retinal disorders Dr. Alexander M. Eaton and his research colleagues have been awarded a patent for a new guarded injection device used for targeted application of medication for retinal disorders. Developed by Dr. Eaton and the Retina Health Center in collaboration with other researchers, the [...]

Gulf Coast Village introduces new Independent Living residences

2017-07-19T15:49:10+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A limited number of residences now available, including dog-friendly units Gulf Coast Village is now accepting reservations for the community’s newly renovated and well-appointed Independent Living residences at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd. in Cape Coral. Gulf Coast Village community, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC), offers the full continuum of care for adults over 62, [...]

Norman Love Confections hosts July 27 blood drive at McGregor Boulevard location

2017-07-18T14:27:51+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Norman Love Confections is partnering with Lee Health to host a blood drive on Thursday, July 27 from 1-4 p.m. at Norman Love Confections’ Fort Myers-McGregor Chocolate Salon at 13621 McGregor Blvd., Suite 105 in the Terra Design Center in Fort Myers. Donors will receive two fresh-baked cookies from Norman Love Confections as a thank [...]

Volunteer opportunities now available within Gulf Coast Village’s newly launched volunteer program

2017-07-17T16:43:27+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Diana Nicol joins Gulf Coast Village as Life Enrichment Volunteer Coordinator Gulf Coast Village is pleased to announce the launch of a new volunteer program within its community, dedicated to enhancing the activity program for residents through volunteer engagement. The program is led by Diana Nicol, who recently joined the Gulf Coast Village team as Life [...]

Drs. Alexander Eaton and Hussein Wafapoor named among nation’s top doctors in ophthalmology

2017-07-11T17:07:55+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Drs. Alexander Eaton and Hussein Wafapoor have been recognized among the nation’s Top Doctors in ophthalmology by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. This prestigious ‘Top Doctors’ ranking identifies the nation’s leading one percent of physicians in their field after physicians submit nominations, which are reviewed by Castle Connolly’s independent doctor-led research team. Dr. Eaton’s Background Dr. [...]

St. Petersburg new destination for Naples Soap Company

2017-06-14T18:26:06+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

New location to open at Tyrone Square in July 2017 Naples Soap Company has announced that a new location is set to open at Tyrone Square in St. Petersburg, Florida. The 1204-square-foot natural skin care destination will be located at 6901 22nd Ave. N., #452A, in St. Petersburg, and is scheduled to open in mid-July. [...]

Dr. Trevor Elmquist named a Top Doctor in Ophthalmology for fifth consecutive year

2017-06-02T18:45:13+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

Fellow physicians recognize Dr. Elmquist as one of the very best physicians nationwide Dr. Trevor Elmquist of Elmquist Eye Group has been distinguished as one of America’s Top Doctors in ophthalmology for an impressive fifth year in a row by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. The nation’s esteemed ‘Top Doctors’ directory, as nominated by other physicians, [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities Trustees announce 2018 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest event, co-chairs

2017-05-30T17:49:29+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New date and location for the signature fundraising event’s 10th anniversary The trustees of SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. have announced that the 2018 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest will take place on March 2 and 3. The two-day signature event will feature uniquely themed Chef Vintner Dinners on March 2, held at private venues [...]

Naples Soap Company brings natural skin care to Mount Dora

2017-05-24T17:58:10+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

New retail destination set to open in June 2017 Naples Soap Company, a retail destination for natural skin care products, is pleased to announce that the company has expanded its operations with a new location opening in Mount Dora, Florida. The 1,600-square-foot store will be located at 331 N. Donnelly St. in the historic Painter’s [...]

Gulf Coast Village hosts expansion celebration at Palmview, New Assisted Living and Memory Support Residences in Cape Coral

2017-05-17T18:31:22+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village hosted a ribbon-cutting expansion celebration to officially open Palmview, a new assisted living and memory support residence in Cape Coral. Local dignitaries, business and health care professionals joined Gulf Coast Village employees and Volunteers of America leaders during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 11. Palmview is part of the Gulf Coast Village [...]

Elmquist Eye Group Celebrates 25 Years in Business

2017-04-26T16:20:17+00:00 April 26th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

A quarter century of helping Southwest Florida patients see clearly Elmquist Eye Group is proud to celebrate 25 years in business this May. First founded by Dr. Trevor Elmquist with a Fort Myers office in 1992, Elmquist Eye Group was established with a single promise – to provide patients within the local community with the [...]

Cape Coral pastor takes on the Appalachian Trail

2017-04-10T12:45:55+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , |

 Gulf Coast Village’s Pastor Tom Hafer begins six-month journey for faith, fitness Pastor Tom Hafer, director of spiritual services for Gulf Coast Village in Cape Coral and ordained minister with Volunteers of America (VOA), will begin a 2,190-mile journey along the Appalachian Trail, beginning April 24 at Springer Mountain in Georgia and concluding October 15 at [...]

Gulf Coast Village now accepting reservations at Palmview, a new assisted living and memory care center in Cape Coral

2017-02-15T20:04:19+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Seniors and families invited to learn more about Palmview at Feb. 22 event     Gulf Coast Village is now accepting reservations at Palmview, the new state-of-the-art, 130,980-square-foot assisted living and memory care support residence located next to the existing Gulf Coast Village campus at 1433 Santa Barbara Blvd. in Cape Coral. Opening in March, [...]

Cypress Pharmacy launches new Vitamin Club

2017-01-30T16:10:54+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Club to provide free daily multivitamins to children and seniors Cypress Pharmacy, an independent, locally owned community pharmacy, has launched a free Vitamin Club program, dedicated to providing children and adults ages 50 and up with the nutrients needed to promote healthier living. As part of the program, customers can receive one 30-count bottle of [...]

Gulf Coast Village joins Healthy Lee’s Million Mile Movement

2017-01-24T14:09:36+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, has announced its participation in Healthy Lee’s Million Mile Movement, a community-wide challenge to the residents of Lee County to collectively move 1,000,000 miles in a 90-day period. The challenge runs through March 31. Gulf Coast Village’s latest fitness initiative is one of [...]

Discovery Village At The Forum earns deficiency-free rating from Florida Agency for Health Care Administration

2017-01-14T12:37:06+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Discovery Village At The Forum is proud to announce that it has received a “deficiency free” rating from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA), the state organization responsible for the licensure and regulation of health care providers, including assisted living communities. A deficiency-free rating designates that Discovery Village At The Forum is in [...]

Naples Soap Company works with Shark Tank investor Kevin Harrington to introduce The Eczema Kit

2017-01-07T06:28:01+00:00 January 6th, 2017|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Company founder’s personal experience with eczema is inspiration for new line More than 30 million Americans suffer from eczema, according to the National Eczema Association. To Deanna Renda, founder of Naples Soap Company, the inspiration for the new product is a personal one, a result of many years of battling eczema and psoriasis in her [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. announces hosts of 2017 Chef Vintner Dinners

2017-01-07T06:32:01+00:00 January 5th, 2017|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is pleased to announce the hosts of the 2017 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest’s Chef Vintner Dinners, taking place Friday, Feb. 24. Ten extraordinary dinners will uncork the weekend of giving, where guests will enjoy a uniquely themed, intimate dining experience in [...]

Around the Clock Fitness launches 90-Day Body Transform Challenge

2016-12-21T13:30:25+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Grand prize winner receives $10,000 In celebration of the New Year, Around the Clock Fitness has launched its annual 90-Day Body Transform Challenge, a three-month, community-wide fitness challenge, which awards $10,000 to the grand prize winner. Registration is available now through Jan. 31, and participants can begin the 90-day challenge anytime between Jan. 1 and [...]

Around the Clock Fitness gives the gift of health, benefiting Children Cancer Foundation, Inc.

2016-12-19T23:09:49+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Around the Clock Fitness is inviting the Southwest Florida community to exercise their giving muscles this holiday season by giving the gift of health, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting Children Cancer Foundation, Inc. Through Dec. 31, Around the Clock Fitness will donate 10 percent of each gift certificate purchase to support Children Cancer [...]

Stevens Construction begins Lee Health medical office

2016-12-16T14:54:01+00:00 December 16th, 2016|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has been awarded the construction management services for a 41,432-square-foot, multi-specialty medical office for Lee Health, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Developed by Summit Management Group of Naples, Lee Health is leasing the four-story medical facility which will house an urgent care on the first floor and cardiology and infectious disease services on [...]

Gulf Coast Village’s Pastor Tom Hafer presents at Dr. Piper Center for Social Services volunteer appreciation event

2016-12-14T13:44:09+00:00 December 13th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pastor Tom Hafer, director of spiritual services for Gulf Coast Village, Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, recently served as keynote speaker at Dr. Piper Center for Social Services, Inc.’s 25th Annual Foster Grandparent & Senior Companion Volunteer Recognition event, held at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre in Fort Myers. Hafer spoke to the [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. presents $200,000 to Florida Gulf Coast University and Florida SouthWestern State College for scholarships

2016-12-09T21:32:18+00:00 December 9th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. recently presented $200,000 to both Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) and to Florida SouthWestern State College (FSW) to award scholarships to qualifying students within their health care programs. Over the past eight years, the organization has granted more than $1.6 million to FGCU and FSW for programs and scholarships focused on [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. to dedicate funds from Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest to children’s behavioral health

2016-12-01T14:11:18+00:00 November 30th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

One in ten children struggle with a mental health condition before the age of 10. Locally and across the country, there is a lack of resources for children in need of mental health care and this year, SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is dedicating its fund-a-cause dollars to the pediatric behavioral health initiative at Golisano Children’s [...]

Fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk raises $20,000 for Lung Cancer Research Council

2016-11-15T21:05:57+00:00 November 15th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gov. Rick Scott declares November Lung Cancer Awareness Month Gov. Rick Scott has declared November 2016 as Lung Cancer Awareness Month, a momentous proclamation that capped off the Lung Cancer Research Council’s fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk and Mile of Memories Memorial Walk, which raised $20,000 to benefit the Lung Cancer Research Council. Held [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. introduces 2017 Child Artists, Leo and Lola Grabinski

2016-11-08T14:58:56+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida is the primary beneficiary of the Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest, the signature fundraiser for the SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc., so it is very fitting for the hospital’s young patients to be a part of this amazing event, and that is what the Child Artist program is all [...]

Registration still available for Lung Cancer Research Council’s fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk

2016-11-08T14:58:57+00:00 November 1st, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Registration is still available for the Lung Cancer Research Council’s fourth annual SW Florida 5K Run/Walk and Mile of Memories Memorial Walk, taking place Nov. 5 at the Charlotte Sports Park, located at 2300 El Jobean Rd. in Port Charlotte. Raising awareness and support for those who have been affected by lung cancer, the event [...]

Gulf Coast Village’s new CyberCycle takes senior fitness to a virtual level

2016-11-08T14:59:02+00:00 September 26th, 2016|Categories: Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village, a Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, is pleased to present its residents with a new virtual reality stationary bicycle, the CyberCycle. The bicycle was recently implemented at the community’s wellness center, kicking off Active Aging Week at Gulf Coast Village, which takes place Sept. 25 through Oct. 1. The [...]

Stevens Construction completes Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute

2016-11-08T14:59:05+00:00 August 19th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has completed the construction management services of Florida Cancer Specialists & Research Institute, located at 8260 Gladiolus Drive in Fort Myers, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Florida Cancer Specialists incorporates principles of evidence-based design (EBD), which have been proven to ease patient anxiety while offering opportunities for privacy for support during treatment. The [...]

Creighton Commercial Development and Construction completes renovation of Orthopedic Center of Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Categories: Economic Development, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Creighton Construction has completed the remodel of the Fort Myers office of Orthopedic Center of Florida inside the Stonegate Bank Building at 12670 Creekside Lane. The 3,500-square-foot renovation includes the construction of new exam rooms and offices. Tom Misotti with Creighton Construction served as project manager. With offices in Fort Myers and Bonita Springs, Orthopedic [...]

Stevens Construction completes The Cottage at Cypress Cove

2016-11-08T14:59:06+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Categories: Health and Wellness, Home and Garden, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction has completed construction management services for The Cottage, Cypress Cove at HealthPark’s 45,000-square-foot, two-story memory care facility. Located at 10200 Cypress Cove Drive within the HealthPark campus, the project occurred while the 550-residency retirement community remained operational. The Cottage features four uniquely designed households, each with a country kitchen, dining room, living room, [...]

Dr. Trevor Elmquist named a Top Doctor in Ophthamology for fourth year in a row

2016-11-08T14:59:15+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

Fellow physicians recognize Dr. Elmquist as one of the top one percent of physicians nationwide Dr. Trevor Elmquist of Elmquist Eye Group has been selected as one of the nation’s Top Doctors in ophthalmology by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. for the fourth year in a row. The Top Doctors recognizes the top one percent of [...]

Elmquist Eye Group Earns Esteemed 2015 Angie’s List Super Service Award

2016-11-08T14:59:24+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Elmquist Eye Group has earned the service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2015. “It is an honor to receive such high recognition from Angie’s List, [...]

Discovery Senior Living breaks ground on its new independent-living community at Discovery Village At The Forum

2016-11-08T14:59:26+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Economic Development, Events, Health and Wellness, Jobs, News, Public Relations, Social Media|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Discovery Senior Living began its expansion of Discovery Village At The Forum with a groundbreaking ceremony on Jan. 21 for its new, state-of-the-art independent-living community. “The Discovery Village At The Forum independent-living community will offer adults the opportunity to stay active and remain independent as they age, while enjoying the resort-style luxuries that are offered [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. introduces Million Reasons to Give campaign to fund much-needed surgical equipment for new Golisano Children’s Hospital of Southwest Florida

2016-11-08T14:59:27+00:00 January 20th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Children are not little adults, and pediatric health care requires special tools, equipment and technology that is made just for young patients. To help provide the special surgical instruments and communication and monitoring technology that a state-of-the-art children’s hospital needs to effectively serve its patients, SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. presents “A Million Reasons to Give,” [...]

Pavese Law Firm partner Katherine English appointed to American Farm Bureau Federation’s Issue Advisory Committee on Water and Water Quality

2016-11-08T14:59:28+00:00 January 5th, 2016|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Economic Development, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Pavese Law Firm partner Katherine English has been appointed to serve a two-year term as chair on the American Farm Bureau Federation’s Issue Advisory Committee on Water and Water Quality. The American Farm Bureau Federation, or AFBF, works to enhance and strengthen the lives of rural Americans and to build strong, prosperous agricultural communities through [...]

Second annual NubAbility #DontNeed2 Florida Camp for kids with limb-loss in partnership with the Minnesota Twins

2016-11-08T14:59:31+00:00 December 22nd, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Hot Tips, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The NubAbility Athletic Foundation will host the second annual #DontNeed2 Florida Camp in partnership with the Minnesota Twins Jan. 1 through Jan. 2 for children ages 4 to 16 with congenital or traumatic limb-loss involving one or more limbs. NubAbility will hold a STRONG Camp, Jan. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the [...]

Lee County to host 2015 Culligan City of Palms Classic basketball tournament Dec. 18 – 23

2016-11-08T14:59:32+00:00 December 17th, 2015|Categories: Brands that Inspire, Economic Development, Events, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Lee County will once again host the 43rd annual Culligan City of Palms Classic high school basketball tournament Friday, Dec. 18 through Wednesday, Dec. 23 at Bishop Verot Catholic High School in Fort Myers. The six-day tournament will bring 26 teams from across the U.S. and Canada for a 35-game tournament. The 2014 Culligan City [...]

Retina Health Center invites public to free symposium Jan. 23 on macular degeneration

2016-11-08T14:59:32+00:00 December 15th, 2015|Categories: Discussions, Events, Health and Wellness, Hot Tips, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Retina Health Center and the Foundation Fighting Blindness will host the 13th annual Southwest Florida Macular Degeneration Symposium on Saturday,  Jan. 23. The symposium will feature world-renowned experts providing the latest information on treatment options and new discoveries. Attendees will learn about groundbreaking new treatment options for both dry and wet macular degeneration. This free, [...]

Gulf Coast Village hires Jill Waruszewski as administrator for home care services

2016-11-08T14:59:34+00:00 December 1st, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village has welcomed Jill Waruszewski as the new administrator for home care services for the Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral. With 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Waruszewski will now oversee all areas related to private duty Home Care by Gulf Coast Village. These services include personalized in-home [...]

Case studies from Retina Health Center Director Dr. Alexander Eaton published in Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute publication, Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology

2016-11-08T14:59:35+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Exploring the complexities of treatment options for care of diabetic macular edema (DME), Dr. Alexander Eaton, founder and director of Retina Health Center has contributed a compilation of case presentations, recently published in Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology, a continuing education forum of The Wilmer Eye Institute at Johns Hopkins. Using case presentations, Dr. Eaton’s article [...]

SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. introduces 2016 Child Artist Avery McCaskill

2016-11-08T14:59:35+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Events, Fundraising, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Now in its tenth year, child artist program has raised $1 million for SWFL Wine & Food Fest beneficiary, Golisano Children’s Hospital Nothing illustrates the reason Golisano Children’s Hospital is the primary beneficiary of the Southwest Florida Wine Fest better than the child artist program. SWFL Children’s Charities, Inc. is proud to introduce 2016 Child [...]

Stevens Construction completes Eye Centers of Florida offices

2016-11-08T14:59:35+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Economic Development, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Stevens Construction recently completed construction of two Eye Centers of Florida locations to serve Cape Coral and North Fort Myers, announced Mark Stevens, company president. Stevens Construction renovated an existing office resulting in a 3,896-square-foot medical office, located at 2301 Del Prado Blvd., Suite 820 in Cape Coral. Construction included a new lobby, reception, alcove [...]

Retina Health Center Director Dr. Alexander Eaton among panel of national experts on improving outcomes for patients with diabetic macular edema

2016-11-08T14:59:36+00:00 November 19th, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Discussions, Health and Wellness, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Retina Health Center Director Dr. Alexander Eaton recently participated in a panel discussion during the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting in Colorado. Dr. Eaton joined retinal specialists from around the country, including physicians from Duke University School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College and Tufts University School of Medicine, to discuss the [...]

Gulf Coast Village partners with Lee Physician Group for medical director leadership

2016-11-08T14:59:36+00:00 November 16th, 2015|Categories: Awards and Recognition, Brands that Inspire, Health and Wellness, Jobs, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Gulf Coast Village has appointed Dr. Vasyl Kasiyan with Lee Physician Group to serve as Gulf Coast Village’s new medical director. As part of a new agreement with Lee Physician Group, Dr. Kasiyan now provides Medical Director Leadership to Gulf Coast Village, overseeing the organization’s delivery of quality patient care, including staff education and care [...]

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