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Michelle Genz

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1 minute ER ‘exam’ results in $2,000 bill

John Marshall came in from the John’s Island golf course to wait out a thunderstorm in the clubhou

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Palm Garden on list of troubled nursing homes

Vero residents were warned yet again last week to beware of Palm Garden of Vero Beach. The nursing h

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Ken Puttick, longtime auto dealer and developer, dead at 71

In his last days, Ken Puttick came closer than anyone to bringing the first full-size supermarket to

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Treasure Coast Community Health to take over Gifford Health Center

A racially charged grilling by a Gifford community leader did not derail a vote last week by a Hospi

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Safety grade of Sebastian River hospital soars

Two years after it was acquired by Steward Health, Sebastian River Medical Center is celebrating som

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Health Department to stop providing primary care

The Health Department of Indian River County will cease providing primary care and dental care at it

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Treasure Coast Community Health also trying to serve island patients in need

Treasure Coast Community Health Care, which as a federally qualified health center serves low-income

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2 Vero nursing homes get worst rating–again

Two Vero nursing homes were once again awarded one star out of a possible five by Medicare’s Nursi

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New Cleveland Clinic signs going up at hospital complex

A year before the Jan. 1 takeover of Indian River Medical Center by Cleveland Clinic, the head of th

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Public Guardianship Program moving to Senior Resource Assn.

Photo by Denise Ritchie The memory is so vivid it brings Morgan Libbey Smith to tears. Morgan was

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New guidelines expand access to healthcare

More people in Indian River County will qualify for low-cost healthcare after a vote by the Hospital

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Cleveland looks at complication rate for maternity cases

Weeks before Cleveland Clinic Florida stepped into the birthing business by acquiring Indian River M