April’s index of consumer confidence in Florida is out and is showing a drop for the third consecutive month. As WUFT-FM’s Kristi Posson reports, consumer confidence will increase if tourism and healthcare continue to do well in Florida.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/consumerconfidence.mp3]
Construction of the two new UF Health Shands hospitals is ahead of schedule. The twin hospitals will bring more specialization in heart and cardiovascular diseases and neuromedicine units.