Christie DeNave

Christie Hyde DeNave is a Senior Media Relations Consultant for GuideWell, devoted to serving Central Florida, Tampa Bay and Southwest Florida. She has worked around the globe with local, national and international media for nearly 20 years representing organizations such as the U.S. Olympic Committee, NASCAR, AAA and the State of Florida. In her free time, you’ll spot Christie cheering on the Clemson Tigers and serving on the Clemson University Alumni Council.
Christie DeNave

Innovative Health Care Facility Opens in Ocoee

GuideWell Emergency Doctors will open the doors of its newest location on Sunday, offering residents of west Orlando an innovative, cost-effective solution for both urgent and emergency medical needs. The health care facility located across from West Oaks Mall at 9580 West Colonial Drive in Ocoee provides an alternative to overcrowded, high-cost emergency rooms by combining the convenience and low-cost of an urgent care clinic with the technology and medical personnel associated with a hospital ER.  

Staffed by board-certified emergency medicine physicians and bilingual staff, GuideWell Emergency Doctors is equipped with 21 examination rooms and on-site diagnostic equipment including CT scan, x-ray, ultrasound and certified labs, eliminating the need to send patients to other locations for diagnostic services or to wait hours for results.

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Medical Center Focused on Culturally Relevant Care Opens in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa is now home to a new multicultural health care facility with the opening of CliniSanitas Medical Center on Dec. 1. The new CliniSanitas Medical Center is tailored to provide culturally relevant health care focused on patient convenience and personalized care. The medical center, located at 3617 W. Hillsborough Ave. between N. Dale Mabry Highway and N. Himes Avenue., will address patients’ day-to-day health care in one location with convenient hours to serve the needs of working families. Hillsborough County has seen its Hispanic population grow by more than 50 percent since 2000, according to recent U.S. Census data. CliniSanitas Medical Center offers a unique care model to address the linguistic and cultural needs of this community. Doctors and staff will provide primary care, select specialty care, comprehensive urgent care, laboratory and diagnostic imaging services as well as educational programs in wellness and disease management.

International Partnership Brings CliniSanitas Medical Centers to Tampa

GuideWell and Organización Sanitas Internacional partner to provide affordable, convenient and culturally-relevant health care solutions in Hillsborough County

 

TAMPA, Fla. – CliniSanitas Medical Centers, an extension of the partnership between Organización Sanitas Internacional (“Sanitas”) and GuideWell Mutual Holding Company (“GuideWell”), announced its expansion into Tampa with a new medical center slated to open in November 2016.

 

The new CliniSanitas Medical Center is tailored to provide culturally-relevant health care focused on patient convenience and personalized care. The medical center, located at 3617 W. Hillsborough Ave. in The Greenhouse Shops, will address patients’ day-to-day health care in one place with convenient hours and urgent care walk-ins that serve the needs of working families.

 

GuideWell Teams with American Cancer Society for First-of-its-Kind Program Aimed to Change the Cancer Experience

ORLANDO, Fla. – GuideWell Innovation is proud to collaborate with the American Cancer Society in an effort to improve cancer survivorship through a unique immersion program—GuideWell introduces Greater than Cancer: The Other Side, powered by the American Cancer Society.

Approximately 40 percent of Americans will be diagnosed with some form of cancer during their lifetime, according to the National Cancer Institute. Their survivorship journey begins the moment they receive their diagnosis, and it is a journey filled with complexities, obstacles and conflict. The goal of Greater than Cancer is to tackle four critical areas that cause many of those challenges and explore potential opportunities to improve the experience for patients. Those four areas include:

GuideWell Innovation Launches Collaborative Ecosystem to Accelerate Health Innovation

Pioneering Collaborative Resource Ecosystem (CoRE) anchored in new state-of-the-art GuideWell UST Innovation Center facility in Lake Nona Medical City

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City is the home to a pioneering “ecosystem,” a collaborative network connecting entrepreneurs, research and development experts, and health care leaders with innovative ideas, funding opportunities, and resources in order to develop the next generation of health solutions. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer joined GuideWell executives and other health care leaders in officially launching the GuideWell Innovation CoRE™ (Collaborative Resource Ecosystem) today.

GuideWell Innovation enters into multi-year agreement with Edison Nation Medical

New agreement will accelerate commercialization of next-generation health solutions

ORLANDO, Fla. GuideWell Innovation announced today a multi-year agreement with Edison Nation Medical to support rapid design and prototype development to bring ideas to market within the soon-to-open GuideWell UST Global Innovation Center facility in Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City.

Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Edison Nation Medical is a leading marketplace for health care and medical device innovation. The company works with individuals, early stage startups and institutions to identify healthcare innovations that can improve patient care worldwide. Its marketplace matches inventors, entrepreneurs, hospitals and universities with manufacturing and healthcare partners to develop and commercialize new inventions.

GuideWell Innovation forms strategic partnership with UST Global

New innovation facility in Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City to be renamed “GuideWell UST Global Innovation Center”

ORLANDO, Fla. GuideWell Innovation announced today a multi-year joint strategic relationship with UST Global with the intent to deliver transformative, innovative health solutions within the soon-to-open innovation facility in Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City. As a result of this groundbreaking partnership, the previously announced GuideWell Innovation Center will officially be renamed the “GuideWell UST Global Innovation Center.”