Local Hospitals See Spike In Child Hospitalizations From COVID-19Local hospitals are seeing a spike in child hospitalizations from COVID-19 and a record number of patients testing positive.
Patient Thanks Largo Medical Center Doctors For Saving His Life From COVID-19He was given life-saving COVID-19 treatment at Largo Medical Center and on Friday he thanked the doctors who took care of him.
'Continuous Mass Casualty': Local Frontline Workers Share Video DiaryAs the second wave of Covid-19 cases continue to surge across Florida, frontline workers right here in Tampa Bay are sharing their stories. We’re taking you inside the Covid-19 units at Tampa General Hospital.
Florida Nurse Arrested For Sexually Assaulting Patient On Multiple OccasionsA nurse in Citrus County has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a patient multiple times.
Tampa Bay Healthcare Worked Arrested For Using Patients' Credit CardsIf you've recently visited a medical facility in St. Petersburg or the Tampa Bay area, authorities are asking you check your accounts for fraudulent activity. This suggestion comes after the arrest of a healthcare worker that was found to be using patients' credit cards illegally.
Largo Police Officer Struck By Bus While Responding To Service CallA Largo Police Officer responded to the area of 134th Ave. and 121st St. North for a Lost Property call.
Florida Hospital Group To Resume Stricter Visitation Rules and Delaying Some ProceduresSome Tampa Bay region hospitals are choosing to resume stricter visitation rules amid the large spike in COVID-19 cases. One hospital group that we spoke to is HCA Healthcare Centers across the state of Florida, which have begun delaying certain in-patient surgeries and procedures in an attempt to increase bed capacity.
Seven Tampa Bay Church Congregations Gathered To Support Local Medical Workers“One of the Covid patients came here and didn’t make it. They’re from our church and so I’m grieving with the family right now."
Study: Hospice Patients Less Likely To Die In HospitalsPeople who enroll in hospice care are five times less likely to die in hospitals and nursing homes than people who do not choose hospice, according to a new study by local researchers.
Is Your Handshake As Dangerous As Smoking?A commentary in the Journal Of The American Medical Association says it's time to say goodbye to the handshake greeting in a health care setting.
Best Vet Tips To Keep Your Dog Healthy In TampaTampa Bay’s humidity, hot temperatures and local inhabitants bring their own special challenges when it comes to maintaining your pet's health. These area destinations can deliver health and happiness just the way Tampa's vets ordered.