Family Medicine

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    White House Confuses University of Miami for That Ohio School

    President Barack Obama was just at the University of Miami, so you'd think that his staff could get the name of the school correct. Apparently not. The White House sent out a press release today describing University of Miami president Donna Shalala as "President of Miami University." Miami Uni ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    Carlos Rigau's Sections Exhibition Opens at General Practice

    ‚ÄčGeneral Practice is an abode located a little bit north of 36th Street that doubles as a gallery. Miami-based artist Carlos Rigau runs the space and will exhibit the five-artist show Sections this Thursday. He's played host to an R. Kelly/Valentine's Day-themed dance party, eardrum crushing metal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Viking Funeral Curates Tombs, a Musical Exhibition at General Practice This Saturday

    ‚ÄčLocal artist Carlos Rigau wanted to show us a house around the corner from his art space and residence General Practice. What's so interesting about this place down the street? It's situated next to an empty lot, under a sexy billboard and the freeway. Unlike General Practice, which is pro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    Time Stares Into the Abyss of Miami's Health Care Costs, Blames Retirees

    via Fidget's flickrWe broke the news this week that the average cost of health care for a family of four in Miami was the highest in nation at $20,280, 20% more than the national average. So Time's brave Tim Padgett takes a look into the state of the health industry in Miami, and while he finds ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    Donna Shalala Lends Her Support to Nurse-Managed Health Centers

    One of the most common complaints about universal health care is that it will turn doctors' offices into overcrowded, beaurecratic nightmares resembling the DMV. These snide dismissals might be a bit overdramatic, but they aren't totally out of touch as the number of primary care physicians continue ... More >>

  • News

    September 30, 2004

    What the Buzzard Saw

    Three women were manipulated in death by the person they trusted most in life

  • City Life

    May 16, 2002


    The Center for Positive Connections

  • News

    December 10, 1998
  • News

    November 14, 1996

    Clinical Depression

    Hounded by budget crises, unflattering audits, and general gripes about management, the Economic Opportunity Family Health Center circles the wagons