Cleveland Cavaliers and Cleveland Clinic Announce Long-Term Partnership Extension

Cleveland, Ohio—The NBA Cleveland Cavaliers and Cleveland Clinic have extended their long-term partnership through a new multi-year agreement, continuing Cleveland Clinic’s role as the team’s official healthcare provider since 1993.   Through the partnership, Cleveland Clinic, the No. 2-ranked hospital in the country according to U.S. News & World Report, will continue to provide the … Read More

After Hurricane Irma, Cleveland Clinic Florida Re-Opens For Normal Operations Tuesday, Sept. 12

WESTON, Fla.: Cleveland Clinic Florida’s main campus in Weston — including the hospital and clinic, Braathen Center, Krupa Center and locations in Parkland and West Palm Beach CityPlace — will resume normal operations on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. Patient appointments, elective surgeries and outpatient procedures will proceed as scheduled. Cleveland Clinic Florida’s Weston Family Health … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Florida Prepares for Hurricane Irma

  WESTON, Fla.: All Cleveland Clinic Florida medical offices across Broward and Palm Beach counties will be closed at noon on Friday, Sept. 8, and all day on Monday, Sept. 11, due to the anticipated impacts of Hurricane Irma on South Florida. Medical office locations include those in Weston, Parkland, West Palm Beach and Palm … Read More

Tomislav Mihaljevic, M.D., Named Cleveland Clinic CEO, President

Cleveland Clinic has selected Tomislav “Tom” Mihaljevic, M.D., as the hospital system’s next CEO and president, succeeding Toby Cosgrove, M.D., effective Jan. 1, 2018. Dr. Mihaljevic, 53, joined Cleveland Clinic in 2004 as a cardiothoracic surgeon specializing in minimally invasive and robotically assisted cardiac surgeries. Since 2015, Dr. Mihaljevic has served as CEO of Cleveland … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Researchers Find Beta Blockers Have Positive Effect in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

A team of Cleveland Clinic researchers found that a common heart disease medication, beta blockers, may help treat pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), a debilitating lung disease. Caused by high blood pressure in the pulmonary arteries, PAH is a progressive disease which usually leads to right-sided heart failure and death within five to seven years of … Read More

Cleveland Clinic, CareSource Extend Contract

Statement from Cleveland Clinic and CareSource: “Today, Cleveland Clinic and CareSource signed a Letter of Agreement (LOA) to extend their contract. During this extension period which runs through Nov. 30, 2017, CareSource Medicaid and MyCare members can continue to access care at all Cleveland Clinic facilities without any disruption in their care. Both organizations are … Read More

A Better Way to Measure Mortality Trends?

A new study from Cleveland Clinic suggests long-term mortality trends may be better understood by focusing on life-years lost — remaining life expectancy for a decedent — instead of solely looking at cause of death. The research published today in the American Journal of Public Health, calculated years of life lost to the top 15 … Read More