Welcome to the latest issue of the MEDlg with special coverage of leisure time activities in South Beach and Miami FL and technology trends from the recent (AHRA) annual meeting . . . . a perfect blend of work and play.  After all, who can turn down unrelenting sunshine and cultural events following the busy days at this important meeting.  I know we can’t, and the same is probably true for all of you.

Living It Up in Sizzling South Beach

While the delights of Florida, and Miami in particular, are no secret, many people think of South Beach as a young person’s paradise with world-class nightlife and endless parade of parties.  While undeniable, South Beach is so much more.  First and foremost, it is a walkers paradise–a compact but complete city by the sea.  From sand and surf, to hiking paths, sports complexes, restaurants, big name stores, theater, art museums and, yes night life . . . everything is accessible within minutes by foot or bicycle.  This convenience makes the location perfect for a quick getaway weekend or a spontaneous longer term stay for any busy medical professional who has little time for hours of advanced planning. Perhaps surprisingly, as part of a major city, South Beach, and of course Miami itself, is home to number of renowned hospitals and other medical facilities, some of which welcome part-time and locum tenens medical staff.  South Beach attracts visitors and residents of all ages . . from around the world.  In this sun-drenched, nature-filled yet busy mini-metropolis, everything unfolds almost effortlessly  before you. Join us as we have fun and explore!

Technology and More from the AHRA Conference Floor

It’s exciting, enlightening and exhausting.  It showcases the latest developments in how medical professionals peer inside the human body.  It’s a time to meet old friends and make new ones. Imaging specialists of every stripe gather at AHRA every year to learn about the newest and best that the field has to offer.  And this year was no exception.  Major trends included a greater emphasis on software compared to hardware, a focus on the patient and patient-centered imaging, analytics and predictive learning and 3-D printing – to name a few.

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MEDlg is the Go-To Guide for busy medical professionals who want to make the most of their leisure time and be in the know about the latest technology and trends. 

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Spring/Summer 2017

Everybody was a star—or at least felt like one at the 8th Annual Hearts and Stars Gala . . .
Photography showcasing the richness  Miami’s melting pot culture in the faces of its children. . .
Whether you thrive on the salt air and  the open seas or prefer to marvel at seagoing vessels dockside . . .
The Tap Tap experience begins as soon as one enters the door with  walls covered with frescos depicting the rural life . . .
Located on the busy Spanish-themed Espanola Way, Flame Cafe and Grill stands out . . .
Located on a major road dotted with head shops and tattoo parlors, Chalan on the Beach is not ......
South Beach, is known its white sand, sparkling sea and nightlife - not for extensive biking paths. but  . . .
After the sun goes down, think accessories for an easy way to dress up cool, casual South Beach fashions . . .
Located in Coral Gables, Seasons 52 stands out as one of the best restaurants . . .
Nespresso is a very simply idea- offering premium coffee in a café setting while highlighting the power of their machines . . .
The advantages of an integrated, patient-centric digital medical record across the continuum of care are varied and numerous. . .
Advanced Data Systems Corporation (ADS) announced a new strategic partnership with Merge Healthcare . . .