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by Claudia
Fri 12 Apr 2013 2:19
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: Montreal cops behead Anarcho-panda
Replies: 8
Views: 2469

Re: Montreal cops behead Anarcho-panda

Sounds like pandamonium ensued. :mrgreen:
by Claudia
Thu 11 Apr 2013 14:53
Forum: Personal Stories
Topic: Personal? Or every patient's story?
Replies: 4
Views: 6617

Re: Personal? Or every patient's story?

No, CO, you are not alone with this.
by Claudia
Thu 11 Apr 2013 14:48
Forum: General Health
Topic: Physicians & Fraud - Patients Don't Know Till It's Too Late
Replies: 30
Views: 15184

Insurer to pay additional $500M in punitive damages

Update: "...the verdict should be "loud enough to hear from Las Vegas to Wall Street" and should prompt payors' attention to the quality of services provided by physicians in their health plans..." UnitedHealth to Pay $500M in Punitive Damages in Hepatitis C Case Written by Molly Gamble | April 10, ...
by Claudia
Wed 10 Apr 2013 23:48
Forum: Lyme Café
Topic: Unanswered questions
Replies: 1
Views: 1080

Re: Unanswered questions

Thread link: http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=3345 and here http://www.lymeneteurope.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=4633 Question: If anybody has information on what these other Western blot banding patterns are, these "statistical front runners," I'd be very interested. Thank ...
by Claudia
Tue 9 Apr 2013 16:23
Forum: General Health
Topic: Physicians & Fraud - Patients Don't Know Till It's Too Late
Replies: 30
Views: 15184

Insurer ignored complaints about in-network physician

$24M Ruling Against UnitedHealth May Enhance Payors' Scrutiny of In-Network Providers Written by Molly Gamble | April 08, 2013 A Nevada jury has ruled that two affiliates of UnitedHealth Group must pay $24 million in damages for negligent oversight of a physician who gave two patients hepatitis C t...
by Claudia
Tue 9 Apr 2013 15:13
Forum: Off-Topic Café
Topic: For Lorima: World's Rarest Birds Photo Contest
Replies: 1
Views: 1170

For Lorima: World's Rarest Birds Photo Contest

Lorima, I don't know if you have seen this slideshow, but wanted to bring it to your attention. Amazing and beautiful: World's Rarest Birds Photo Competition Garners Breathtaking Images A unique competition to photograph some of the world's rarest birds has produced incredible pictures. The effort, ...
by Claudia
Tue 9 Apr 2013 15:00
Forum: General Health
Topic: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us
Replies: 21
Views: 15182

Re: Medical Fleecing in US, Why Medical Bills are Killing Us

7 Years Later, Retired Legacy Health CEO Still Earns Millions Written by Bob Herman | April 08, 2013 Although Robert Pallari retired as CEO of Legacy Health in Portland, Ore., in 2005, he still recorded more than $6.3 million in compensation last year, according to an article at The Lund Report. Le...
by Claudia
Fri 29 Mar 2013 13:21
Forum: General Health
Topic: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violators
Replies: 3
Views: 3478

Re: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violator

2. HCA Agrees to $16.5M Settlement Over Anti-Kickback, False Claims Charges In September, Nashville, Tenn.-based Hospital Corporation of America, the U.S. Department of Justice and Tennessee agreed on a settlement in which HCA would pay $16.5 million for alleged violations of the False Claims Act an...
by Claudia
Fri 29 Mar 2013 13:16
Forum: General Health
Topic: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violators
Replies: 3
Views: 3478

Re: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violator

7. Universal Health Services Agrees to Pay $6.85M to Settle False Claims Allegations In March, King of Prussia, Pa.-based Universal Health Services agreed to pay $6.85 million to settle charges it provided substandard psychiatric services to adolescent patients in Virginia. Universal Health Services...
by Claudia
Fri 29 Mar 2013 13:10
Forum: General Health
Topic: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violators
Replies: 3
Views: 3478

Re: 2012 Executive compensation of top False Claims violator

1. Tenet Agrees to $42.75M Settlement for Alleged Medicare Overbilling In April, Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare agreed to a $42.75 million settlement to resolve allegations it overbilled Medicare for inpatient rehabilitation admissions. Tenet CEO Trevor Fetter's Compensation Rises 5% to $11.2M Writte...