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Medicare Fraudster Rick Scott Is Now Bragging About His Horrible Healthcare Record

26 days ago by Jerry Iannelli
In addition to being a Florida senator and a villain from the Mummy film series because he scared Brendan Fraser too much, Rick Scott was, in varying stints, a hospital-chain executive and the governor of the Sunshine State. In both of those jobs, Scott showed utter contempt for poor people, the sick, and the concept of taxpayer-funded medicine...
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South Florida Medicare Fraudster Sentenced to Prison, Ordered to Pay $1.4 Million

4 months ago by Joshua Ceballos
South Florida for years has been a hotbed for medical fraud, and the U.S. Department of Justice has been cracking down on various schemes through its intimidatingly named Medicare Fraud Strike Force. Last June, the DOJ charged more than 100 people with health-care fraud and other related grievances — and now a South Florida pain clinic operator is the latest to get some serious prison time.
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Medicare Seminar - George English Park

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Florida Republicans Are Lying to Pretend Medicare-for-All Will Cost Too Much

1 year ago by Jerry Iannelli
Florida Republicans are using an utterly debunked study to try to slam Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum's support for a federal, Medicare-for-All-style health-care plan. And because the study has been thoroughly torn apart, it's pretty fair to assume the GOP is lying to smear Gillum.
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South Florida "Rock Doc" Arrested for Medicare Fraud

6 years ago by Allie Conti
It's been a while since Christopher Wayne's seen the spotlight. In 2010, the Wall Street Journal profiled the Ft. Lauderdale osteopath who's prone to wearing CBGB shirts and spiking his bleach blonde hair. The write-up noted that he hangs with Paris Hilton and Aerosmith's Steven Tyler, not to mention a...
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South Florida Is Ground Zero for Medicare Fraud

7 years ago by Chris Parker
South Florida Is Ground Zero for Medicare Fraud
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Medicare-for-All Holdout Bill Nelson Has Taken Hundreds of Thousands From Health-Insurance Industry

2 years ago by Jerry Iannelli
More and more Americans are waking up to the fact that no other developed nation subjects its citizens to a nightmarishly cruel health-care system that forces people to sell their homes to pay for cancer treatment. Many have realized that, through a combination of strict price controls and/or straight-up nationalized health care...
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Florida Is the Nation's Fastest-Growing Medical Marijuana Market

6 months ago by Carlos Miller
Despite ongoing efforts by the Florida Legislature to thwart the will of the people, Florida likely has the fastest-growing medical marijuana program in the nation. More than 213,000 people are enrolled, with 10,000-plus signing up every month. New York, by comparison, implemented its medical marijuana program 18 months...
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Hialeah-Based Medicare Scammer Will Do Time

10 years ago by Natalie O'Neill
You know what's delightful? Knowing your tax money goes to slimy guys such as convicted Medicare crook Ramon Santos. Riptide certainly sleeps better at night knowing we helped finance his shiny new Ford Expedition. Sigh. Last Friday, the 42-year-old faux-nurse from Hialeah was convicted for health-care fraud and obstruction of...

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