Category: Health

Know Your Hospital’s Quality Ratings: Take a Look at Recent Federal Government Rankings in Brevard County

At Health First, we are incredibly proud of the care our associates and physicians provide each and every day to produce high-quality outcomes. Health First’s Viera Hospital received five stars – the highest accolade possible. Only 6% of hospitals in the country achieved this mark of excellence.

HOT OFF THE PRESS: Enjoy the April/May 2019 Edition of the Health First Magazine

Health First is Central Florida’s only fully integrated health system. With a mission to positively change the health and wellness of the communities we serve, Health First offers the latest technological advances and quality care at our four hospitals and through our many Outpatient & Wellness Services, as well as the area’s only Trauma and Heart Centers

VIDEO: Kim Hitchins Talks About the Outstanding Treatment Provided By Dr. Mark Beylin of Merritt Island Foot & Ankle

Brevard County’s Kim Hitchins talks about the outstanding treatment provided by Dr. Mark Beylin of Merritt Island Foot & Ankle. Dr. Beylin is one of a few surgeons in Central Florida who is trained on both the In-Bone and STARR ankle joint replacement.

World Health Organization: To Grow Up Healthy, Children Need to Sit Less, Play More

Children under five must spend less time sitting watching screens, or restrained in prams and seats, get better quality sleep and have more time for active play if they are to grow up healthy, according to new guidelines issued by the World Health Organization (WHO).