Via Vero News.com » Owners of some of the top hospitals in the state – including Shands, Florida Hospital Orlando, and Cleveland Clinic – are represented among the dozen suitors who have expressed preliminary interest in partnering with the Indian River Medical Center. The parent companies of...

Our search for a partner to help Indian River Medical Center continue to grow and provide high-quality healthcare to the community has officially started. Last week IRMC’s consultants, Juniper Advisory, sent out a letter of instruction and information memorandum to twelve prospective partners — seven not-for-profit...

TCPalm.com VERO BEACH —  They prayed for the injured and dead in Las Vegas. They prayed for their loved ones. They prayed for doctors and nurses, police and military, firefighters and emergency responders. The gathering of about 15 people in Indian River Medical Center's chapel even prayed Thursday for Stephen Paddock, 64, the man who fired indiscriminately on...

VeroNews.com It won’t fit on a bumper sticker, but “right anterior thoracotomies” happen. So, too, do “peripheral cannulations in the groin artery” and “congestive heart failures.” And sometimes all those things happen at the most inopportune times. Like, for instance, just before, during and immediately after a hurricane. What...

VeroNews.com If you are curious, you could go to the National Institutes of Health’s website and look up the definition of a “cancer navigator,” but if you want an even clearer picture, just spend some time with Sandy Webster, Denise Hudspeth and Joanna Brown, patient navigators...