in the media

July 14th -Naples Daily News- "Two medical entities come together to serve seniors in East Naples" - full story

July 15th - The Mullet Rapper - "Ronald McDonald Caremobile Dental Bus Welcomed by City and Residents Alike" - full story

June 29th -Naples Daily News- "Commentary: Mental health shortfall a major issue in Collier County" - full story

May 20th -Naples Daily News – Editorial: Lawmakers find local control palatable, but only when it comes to paying - full story

May 19th -Naples Daily News –Kudos - full story

May 19th -Naples Daily News- Dental clinic for kids fills void in Southwest Florida -full story

May 5th -Naples Daily News- "S. Floridians react to U.S. House vote to replace 'Obamacare' with GOP's plan" - full story

May 4th -Florida Weekly – Smiles all around for HCN’s adult dental program - full story

May 4th -Florida Weekly – A bit of HCN history - full story

May 3rd -Naples Daily News- Medical group opens site at mental health center - full story

May 3rd -Gulfshore Business - HEALTHCARE NETWORK FACILITY AT DAVID LAWRENCE CAMPUS - full story

April 24th, 2017 -Naples Daily News- " On the future of children's care" - full story

March 31st -Naples Daily News- "Collier children also will benefit from new Golisano Children's Hospital in Lee"

March 30th Dr. Needle interview for National Doctors Day with Chris Lovingood, NBC (available on our facebook page)

March 13th -Naples Daily News- "Naples Wine festival awards $12.25 million"

March 9th- Naples Daily News -"IYB: Little Paris, Collier and Lee Building Industry Associations, Healthcare Network of SW Florida, Wanderlust, Norman Love Confections"

February 14, 2017 – Naples Daily News - “Honor” - full story

February 10, 2017 – Gulshore Business Daily - “Arthrex named Healthcare Networker of the Year” - full story

January 27, 2017 – D'Latinos - “Michael Muñoz invita a feria dental gratuita para niños y jóvenes” - full story

January 19, 2017 – Naples Daily News - “Commentary: Golisano children’s center close to home” - full story

January 12, 2017 – Naples Daily News - “Miami publishes Zika case study details” - full story

January 4, 2017 – Naples Daily News - “Marco Rubio votes to begin dismantling health care law” - full story

December 17th, 2016 – Naples Daily News - “Network seeks aid to build clinic for poor in Collier after Gov. Scott vetoes $3 million" - full story

December 2, 2016 – Business Observer – “Dental Delivery”  - full story                                  
November 29th, 2016 – Gulfshore Business Daily – “PRESTON PROMOTED TO CMO AT HEALTHCARE NETWORK OF SWFL”  - full story                                                                                
November 22, 2016 -Naples Daily News- "YMCA hosts second annual diabetes conference" - full story

November 16, 2016 - Naples Daily News- "Last Class A building rising at Kraft Office Center" - full story

November 11th, 2016 – Naples Daily News – “Commentary: Volunteer physicians, dentists needed to meet demand” - full story

October 31, 2016- Naples Daily News -" Study shows Zika could affect male fertility" - full story

October 27, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Beach bodies: Shape Up! event has hundreds in high gear at Lowdermilk" - full story

October 13, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Top 5 things to do this weekend in Southwest Florida - full story

October 8, 2015-Naples Daily News - " It's Your Business Oct. 8, 2016" - full story

September 2016, Naples Illustrated, Social Scene: Golf Classic & Celebration - full story

Sept 9th, 2016 - Miami Herald - "Zika's threat may last beyond a baby's birth; monitoring crucial, study says" full story

Aug 30th, 2016- Naples Daily News -  "It's Your Business" full story

Aug 12, 2016 -Naples Daily News - "Programs expand for kids in crisis at David Lawrence Center" - Full story

Aug 11, 2016- Naples Daily News - "How will Florida pay for zika testing?"- full story

Aug 10, 2016-  Naples Daily News - "Health fair helps families prepare for first day of school"- full story

Aug 1, 2016 - Naples Herald -"Three years after fire, Naples YMCA continues to grow" - full story

July 22, 2016-  ABC7 - "are people getting complacent over zika?"- full story

July 21, 2016-NBC2 - "Federal Zika funds could bypass Lee County - again"- full story

June 30, 2016-  Gulfshore Life Online - ‘Our Next Patriots’
‘Read, Y and Blue’ program brought kids together for patriotism and literacy- full story

June 30, 2016- Naples Daily News- "Collier County health department to take over family planning services from Planned Parenthood" -full story

June 8, 2016 -Naples Daily News- "Measles case reported in Collier; first in county since 1997" - full story 

May 22, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "NCH Safe and Healthy Children’s Coalition of Collier County spreads drowning prevention message" - full story

May 20, 2016 - Business Observer - "Former Tampa executive takes Naples post" - full story

May 20, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Naples dental service gets new office, mobile unit" - full story

May 5, 2016 - Gulfshore Business Daily - "PRESTON TO BE HCN MEDICAL DIRECTOR" 

May, 2016 - Gulfshore Life - "From the Editor" - full story

May, 2016 - èBella Magazine  - "No Health without Mental Health: At the helm of the Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida, Dr. Emily Ptaszek is integrating physical, mental and dental health." - full story

April 29, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Medical network expanding dental care to keep up with high demand" - full story

April 9, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Naples-based InsulinNG moves closer to making prediabetes tests" - full story

March  30, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Florida SouthWestern College delays replacing exterior walls damaged at Collier campus" - full story

March  30, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Editorial: Increasing demand for pediatric services shows need for housing plan" - full story

March  30, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "New abortion restrictions will hurt low-income, uninsured women, Planned Parenthood says" - full story

March  29, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Ceremony showcases new additions to Greater Naples YMCA" - full story

March  29, 2016 - Business Observer "Health nonprofit names executive" - full story

March  15, 2016 - The News Press -Scott to veto $256 million from state budget" - full story

March  15, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Scott to veto local projects from state budget, including $8 million for Florida SouthWestern State" - full story

March  15, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Naples Winter Wine Festival grant proceeds dispersed to SWFL nonprofits" - full story

March  12, 2016 - The News Press - "Florida Legislature passes $82.3 billion budget." - full story

March  9, 2016 - Florida Politics - "LAWMAKERS NOW CONSIDERING $82.3 BILLION STATE BUDGET" - full story

March  7, 2016 - Naples Daily News - "Florida State students provide health screenings in Immokalee - full story

February 28,  2016 - Naples Daily News - Florida budget talks begin with $5.5 million in the mix for Collier County projects - full story

February 24,  2016 - Naples Daily News - Editorial: Give Where You Live Collier is your chance to help others - full story

February 13, 2016 - Naples Daily News - Zika virus has state, federal authorities scrambling to find solutions - full story

February 11, 2016 - Gulfshore Business Daily -  "Free Dental Care Offered" 

February 6, 2016- Naples Daily News - "It's your business: Adviser selected" - full story

February 1, 2016 - Gulfshore Business Daily -  "Preston named HCN Director" 

January 26- Naples Daily News - "It's your business: medical officer named" - full story

January 21, 2016 - Gulfshore Business Daily -  "HCN Names Camina Co-Chief" 

January 7- Naples Daily News - "It's your business: Director Named" - full story

January 4, 2016 - Gulfshore Business Daily -  "Healthcare Network to honor Naples Children & Education Foundation. Integration of Behavioral Health" 

Fall 2015 - Migrant Clinician's Network - "Taking Care to a Higher Level: Integration of Behavioral Health" - full story

November 8- Naples Daily News - "Mike Ellis serves Collier County's poorest patients" - full story

October 22 - Naples Herald - "Inaugural Naples Diabetes Conference Set for Nov 15 at Naples YMCA" -full story

October 20-WMBF News- "Disaster plans must consider children, pediatrics group says"- full story

October 8- Naples Daily News - YMCA pediatric center prepares for opening - full story

September – Business Currents – “HCN: Underpinning the Health of the Community”; Excellence in Industry Awards: Winner Profile.       --full issue

September 24, 2015 –Florida Weekly– “Junior Achievement of Southwest Florida announces sponsors for Collier County 2015 Business Hall of Fame” full story

September 23, 2015 –Naples Daily News– “It's your business: Companies saluted” full story

September 15, 2015 –Naples Daily News– “Federal money aims to help expand health care for needy residents” full story

August 24, 2015 –NewsMakers (Naples Daily News) - Sunday, August 30 edition of Naples Daily NewsMakers: Taking Care of the Uninsured in SWFL

August 24, 2015 –Healthcare Finance– “With ICD-10 about a month away, healthcare providers say 'bring it on'” full story

August 11, 2015 –Naples Daily News “Back-to-school events aim to promote healthier kids” full story

August 10, 2015 –Naples Daily News– “Its your business: Offices Named” – full story

August 8, 2015 –Naples Daily News– “Grant aims to enhance medical care for older adults in SWFL” – full story

July, 2015 –Tallahassee Democrat– “FSU College of Medicine gets geriatrics grant” – full story

July, 2015 – Florida Trend- “Focus health care on prevention” – full story

June, 2015– Business Currents– “Getting His Kicks — Mike Ellis” – full story

May 15, 2015 – Naples Daily News– “Kudos & Kicks” – full story

May 11, 2015 – Naples Daily News– “Clinics join forces to streamline medical care” – full story

May 1, 2015 –The News Press– “Collier deals with shortage of commercial land” – full story

April 29, 2015 – Gulfshore Business Daily – “Charitable Notes” – full story

April 3, 2015- The Business Observer – “Provider and payer” – full story

April 3, 2015 – Naples Daily News – “Stalled health care funding negotiations ‘of great concern’ to Southwest Florida hospital leaders” – full story

February 24, 2015 – The News Press – “Give Where You Live 30’ to support Collier nonprofits” – full story

February 14, 2015 – Naples Daily News – “Jeffrey Fridkin Joins Healthcare Network Foundation Board of Directors” – full story

February 5, 2015 – Florida Weekly – “Mark your calendar for Give Where you Live” – full story

February 3, 2015 – Naples Daily News’s The Journal – The Insider: Five things to know in February “Pediatric Clinic to be built on YMCA campus” – full story

February 2, 2015-  Naples Daily News “Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida names Sarah Hawes Community Relations Director” – full story

January 2015 – eBella Magazine – Triumph Over Tragedy – Family, Friends & Faith Nurse Ellen Cordoba Through Life-changing Losses – full story

January 12, 2015 – NBC-2/ABC-7 – Greater Naples YMCA takes shape – HCN’s New Pediatric Clinic – full story

January 12, 2015 – NBC-2/ABC-7 – Wine festival helping Collier County Children – Beautiful Minds Initiative – full story

January 6, 2015 – Naples Daily News – Children’s clinic on tap for renovated YMCA – full story

December, 2014 – Life in Naples Magazine – Healthcare Network harnesses the power of partnerships for its patients – full story

September 15, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Two area health-care clinics get federal grants – full story

September 2014 – Business Currents Magazine – Growing a Healthy Community – full story

Aug. 28, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – HCN Field Day in Immokalee – full story

August 28, 2014 – Florida Weekly – HCN Field Day – full story

August 2014 – Life in Naples Magazine – HCN keeping services alive for moms – full story

Aug. 7, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – HCN to host Community Health Center Week Event – full story

Aug. 7, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Service to Immokalee comes first for Cordoba – full story

July 31, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Women’s Foundation now part of HCN – full story

July 25, 2014 – Florida Weekly – HCN to operate Women’s Health Foundation – full story

July 24, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Dr. Perez joins HCN dental – full story

July 21, 2014 – NewsPress – BeCAUSE They Care – Non-profit news – full story

July 18, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Dr. Anzalone joins HCN – full story

July 15, 2014 – Naples Daily News – HCN takes operation of Women’s Health Foundation – full story

July 11, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Ellen Cordoba, Lifetime of service – full story

June 22, 2014 – NewsMakers with Jeff Lytle – Mike Ellis and Steve Wheeler – view video

May 29, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Ellis Op Ed and New Health Center planned – full story

May 29, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Three new HCN board members – full story

May 23, 2014 – Florida Weekly – HCN welcomes three new board members – full story

May 19, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Editorial: HCN part of behavioral health initiative – full story

May 18, 2014 – NewsPress – Newsmaker Q&A with Laura Ragain – full story

May 15, 2014 – Florida Weekly – HCN receives Komen grant – full story

May 11, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Guest Editorial: Healthcare Network in forefront of affordable treatment – full story

May 3, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Ellen Cordoba, Healthcare Hero Nursing Excellence – view video

May 3, 2014 – Naples Daily News – HCN’s Ellen Cordoba honored as Healthcare Hero – full story

April 29, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Children’s Hospital breaks ground – full story

April 27, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Care Mobile Classic one of most successful to date– full story

April 26, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Healthcare Network purchases acreage in Golden Gate –full story

April 10, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Healthcare Network part of Behavioral Health initiative – full story

April 10, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network partners with Harry Chapin Food Bank – full story

April 2014 – Life In Naples – Serving the Whole Child – full story

March 27, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network partners with FSU Cares program –full story

March 17, 25, 2014 – Naples Area Chamber – Member Spotlight – Golf Classic

March 12, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Needle new CMO Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida – full story

March 10, 2014 – Fox 4 News – FSU students spend spring break assisting Care Mobile – full story

March 6, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network to take part in Migrant Expo – full story

March 2014 – Life in Naples Magazine – Caught in Time – full story

March 2014 – eBella Magazine – Women to Watch, Nancy Korista – full story

February 26, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Healthcare Network helps reduce ER dental visits – full story

February 22, 2014 – News Press – On the spot screenings – Grampy’s supports Care Mobile – full story

February 14, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Healthcare Network welcomes Stephen Wheeler – full story

February 7, 2014 – Naples Daily News – Healthcare Network assists HIV patient – full story

February 2014 – Life in Naples Magazine – Going the extra mile for a smile – full story

February 2014 – Neapolitan Family Magazine – Healthcare Network delivers Hope on Wheels –full story

January 2014 – eBella Magazine – Women to Watch, Dr. Emily Ptaszek – full story

January 31, 2014 – Island Sun – Robbie’s Run raises $46,000 for kids charities – full story

January 16, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Saturday hours at Marion Fether Medical Center – full story

January 16, 2014 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network welcomes Dr. Ptaszek – full story

January 9, 2014 – Florida Weekly – Pediatric Dental Center brings smiles – full story

December 2013 – Life in Naples Magazine – Beating Back Childhood Obesity – full story

November 28, 2013 – Naples Daily News – New smile means new life – full story

November 21, 2013 – Florida Weekly – Dr. Kelley Johnson earns national award – full story

November 18, 2013 – News Press – Traina named 2013 Fundraising Executive of the Year – full story

November 15, 2013 – Florida Weekly –  Traina honored during National Philanthropy Day – full story

November 2013 – Southwest Florida Parent & Child Magazine – A Career is Born – full story

November 8, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Lou Traina named Fundraising Executive of the Year– full story

November 7, 2013 – Florida Weekly – Lou Traina named Fundraising Executive of the Year – full story

November 1, 2013 – Life in Naples Magazine – Hope on Wheels – full story

November 1, 2013 – eBella Magazine – Women to Watch – Kaydee Tuff – full story

October 31, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network partners to distribute food in Immokalee – full story

October 31, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Best wishes to former Healthcare Network board member Dick Rice – full story

October 25, 2013 – Vista Semanal – 200 hogares de Immokalee reciben comida de Harry Chapin Food asociado con Healthcare Network – full story

October 25, 2013 – Florida Weekly – A Quiet Giant – by Lou Traina – full story

October 18, 2013 – Collier Citizen – Stitched with Love – full story

October 18, 2013 – Florida Weekly – Sewing Circle brings hope – full story

October 17, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Sewing Circle brings hope to breast cancer patients – full story

October 14, 2013 – News Press – Healthcare Network Project Hope Sewing Bee adds comfort – full story

October 3, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Salud Immokalee takes aim at obesity – full story

October 1, 2013 – Naples Daily News Editorial – A healthy approach to a nagging problem – full story

September 27, 2013 – Wink News – Meet Southwest Florida’s first health insurance navigator – full story

September 24, 2013 – News Press – Healthcare Network sponsors Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame – full story

September 16, 2013 – Vista Semanal – Programa de salud en Immokalee enseña a niños y sus padres sobre nutrición – y un poco de Zumba – full story

September 15, 2013 – Naples Daily News – Healthcare Network partners with Salud Immokalee – full story

September 2013 – Business Currents – Legacy Leader Richard Akin, Healthcare Network – full story

September 2013 – Business Currents – Healthcare Network Expanding Healthcare Education –full story

September 9, 2013 – NBC 2 News – Now You See It assists underserved children – full story

September 5, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network takes part in Haitian Community Health Fair – full story

August 30, 2013 – Collier Citizen – Healthcare for All – full story

August 29, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – New CEO selected for Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida – full story

August 24, 2013 – News Press – Nonprofit names industry vet CEO – full story

August 24, 2013 – Naples Daily News – Healthcare Network of Southwest Florida gets new leader –full story

August 22, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network Community Celebration Wrap – full story

August 21, 2013 – Vista Semanal – Healthcare Network promociona importancia de servicios de salud preventiva en Collier – full story

August 15, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network Yard Sale is Ultimate Success – full story

August8, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Suvey will aid in planning health services – full story

August 6, 2013 – Naples Daily News Participate – Healthcare Network Yard Sale Ultimate Success – full story

August 3, 2013 – ABC 7 News – Healthcare Network provides screenings at backpack give-away –full story

August 1, 2013 – Immokalee Bulletin – Healthcare Network innovative approach to healthcare – full story

August 1, 2013 – Naples Daily News Participate – Healthcare Network to celebrate National Health Center Week – full story

August 2013 – Life in Naples Magazine – Healthcare Network assists Youth Haven – full story

July 26, 2013 – Vista Semanal – Healthcare Network SWFL – Un enfoque innovador para la salud de la comunidad – full story

July 26, 2013 – WGCU Radio – Lack of pediatric dental care in Florida – Ashley Lopez – full story

July 25, 2013 – Florida Weekly – Healthcare Network receives federal grant funding – full story

July 12, 2013 – NBC-2 News FSU/Healthcare Network Summer Institute – full story

July 10, 2013 – News Press – Healthcare Network receives federal grant funding – full story

 

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