Cleveland Clinic Provides $907M in Community Benefit

In 2017 Cleveland Clinic provided $906.5 million in community benefit – including financial assistance, Medicaid shortfall, subsidized health services, outreach programs, education and research – the highest level in our reporting history. The total – a 5 percent increase over 2016 – ­includes all health system operations in Ohio, Nevada and Florida. “Cleveland Clinic is … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Announces New Regional Leadership Structure in Florida

CLEVELAND: Cleveland Clinic has announced a new regional leadership structure in Florida, anticipated to begin in January 2019. The new leadership team will provide oversight for its current Florida hospital in Weston and its facilities including Coral Springs Family Health Center, Palm Beach Gardens, Parkland, West Palm Beach, and Wellington and pending regulatory review and approval, … Read More

VeloSano Raises More than $4.5M for Cancer Research at Cleveland Clinic

VeloSano raised more than $4.5 million in 2018, its fifth year, with 100 percent of the money raised supporting lifesaving cancer research at Cleveland Clinic. Latin for “swift cure,” VeloSano is a year-round, community-driven fundraising initiative. The money raised is a culmination of many efforts, with the flagship fundraising platform being “bike to cure” weekend … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Names Raed Dweik, M.D., Chair of its Respiratory Institute

Cleveland Clinic announced the appointment of Raed Dweik, M.D., MBA, as chair of its Respiratory Institute. In this role, Dr. Dweik will oversee more than 650 employees, including 170 staff physicians, in Cleveland Clinic’s Respiratory Institute, which is comprised of the departments of Pulmonary Medicine, Allergy and Immunology, Critical Care Medicine and Infectious Disease.  Dr. … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Unveils Top 10 Medical Innovations for 2019

Alternate therapies for pain. The use of artificial intelligence in healthcare.  Expanded window to treat stroke patients. These are some of the innovations that will enhance healing and change healthcare in the coming year, according to a distinguished panel of doctors and researchers. Cleveland Clinic today announced the Top 10 Medical Innovations of 2019 at … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Research Shows Better Cardiorespiratory Fitness Correlates to a Longer Life

Cleveland Clinic researchers have found that better cardiorespiratory fitness leads to longer life, with no limit to the benefit of aerobic fitness. Researchers retrospectively studied 122,007 patients who underwent exercise treadmill testing at Cleveland Clinic between Jan. 1, 1991, and Dec. 31, 2014, to measure all-cause mortality relating to the benefits of exercise and fitness. … Read More