Author: Health First

Following Serious Accident, Dr. Larry Bishop Praises Quality of Care Under Heavy Strain

Dr. Larry Bishop had a few plans when he retired this spring. One was to see more of the world than he was able to running a full practice for many years at Health First – another was to do that on a bike. […]

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Health First’s Dr. Timothy Laird Provides 5 Tips to Stay Healthier Over Labor Day Holiday

Millions of Americans are planning to travel to see friends, family, or loved ones to celebrate the holiday weekend. Keep these travel safety tips in mind to curtail your chances of becoming infected. […]

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MEDICAL SPOTLIGHT: Health First’s Virtual Visits – The Doctor Will See You Now

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated a lot of medical developments. None more than telehealth. Before, only a fraction of Americans had made a telehealth appointment, now, according to one survey, almost 9 in 10 Americans want to continue using telehealth. […]

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After Curbside Collapse and Copter Ride James McDermott Has Remarkable Outcome at Holmes Regional

James McDermott of Melbourne believes he survived a near-death experience to bring you this important message — if you feel like your heart is in your stomach, it may not be nerves. It may be an aortic aneurysm about to rupture. […]

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HEALTH FIRST: Teacher Ambassadors Shaping Brighter Tomorrows by Providing COVID-19 Vaccine Support

Their commitment during the ’20 – ’21 school year was nothing short of heroic. Our teachers brought comfort and confidence to students and their families when they needed it most. But they’re not stopping there. […]

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HEALTH FIRST: Brevard County Mirrors Nationwide COVID-19 Vaccination Trend

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced this week more than 84 million people – roughly 25 percent of the population – have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. More than 129 million Americans have received at least one vaccine dose, or roughly 39.5% of the total U.S. population. […]

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HEALTH FIRST: Schedule Your COVID-19 Vaccine Now for Individuals 16 and Older, as Directed by the State of Florida

We are pleased to inform you that Health First has received a limited supply of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to administer to individuals 16 and older, as directed by the State of Florida. Appointments are available on a first-come, first-served basis. To schedule your vaccine, please visit HF.org/staywell. […]

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HEALTH FIRST: Recovered from COVID-19? Chief Clinical Officer Still Recommends a Vaccine

For the past year, we’ve endured the uncertainty of a pandemic together. Our quest for a better tomorrow is finally getting closer as more Americans are being immunized against COVID-19. […]

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HEALTH FIRST: Afraid to Get a Colonoscopy? Experts Debunk Sterotypical Myths

Sure, people like to make jokes about colonoscopies. No one really likes to talk about getting a health screening for one of the most personal of places. But there’s nothing funny about colorectal cancer. […]

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Health First’s Monoclonal Antibodies Clinic Bolsters COVID-19 Patients’ Recovery

Like many, Brenda and her husband took every precaution while visiting their grandchildren for Christmas, so when they arrived back home safe and sound they felt relieved. […]

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