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Month: June 2016

Omitted documents show critical assessment of Broward Health official

Omitted documents show critical assessment of Broward Health official

TALLAHASSEE–Top employees at Broward Health shielded information critical of Chief Compliance Officer Donna Lewis and compliance department from the panel of commissioners charged with overseeing the south Florida health care delivery system. Source: Omitted documents show critical assessment of Broward Health official

Report: Broward Health independent reviewer to get its own review

Report: Broward Health independent reviewer to get its own review

TALLAHASSEE-The North Broward Hospital District is hiring an ‘independent entity’ to investigate allegations that a review organization it hired in the wake of a $70 million health care fraud settlement agreement overstepped its authority and no longer is acting independently. Source: Report: Broward Health independent reviewer to get its own review

Federal, state officials conduct site visits at Broward Health

Federal, state officials conduct site visits at Broward Health

TALLAHASSEE-Federal and state government officials and attorneys who are part of an independent review organization are are at the North Broward Hospital District’s corporate offices today reviewing contracts and interviewing staff at the beleaguered health system that last year inked a $70 million agreement to settle allegations of health care fraud. Source: Federal, state officials conduct site visits at Broward Health