Dan Christensen’s Article – Must Read: Broward Health’s $70 million settlement leaves risk of criminal charges

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SEPTEMBER 21, 2015 AT 6:00 AM Broward Health’s $70 million settlement leaves risk of criminal charges   By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org  Court documents describe the massive healthcare fraud that led Broward Health to pay $69.5 million to settle a whistleblower’s lawsuit last week as an illegal “scheme of mutual enrichment” between the hospital system and its physicians. Was it a …

Florida Hospital District Agrees to Pay United States $69.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

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Justice News Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, September 15, 2015 Florida Hospital District Agrees to Pay United States $69.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations North Broward Hospital District, a special taxing district of the state of Florida that operates hospitals and other health care facilities in the Broward County, Florida, area, has …

Embattled Broward Health paid law firm $10.2 million; Tab included a lawyer’s M&Ms

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Florida Bulldog has a great article published today; Embattled Broward Health paid law firm $10.2 million; Tab included a lawyer’s M&Ms  (click for the full story!!) written by Dan Christensen.  It’s a must read! Here’s the first paragraph… “Taxpayer-supported Broward Health has paid $10.2 million so far for legal advice about how to deal with an ongoing federal investigation into allegations …

Broward Health Sets New Path to Professional And Competent Leadership

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This the first of three feature articles about Florida’s Broward Health, our safety-net hospital, the role it plays in our community from its leadership, its bumpy history, its 8,000 employees, its 4 billion dollar budget, its health care decisions, its physicians and of course the taxes we pay to it and what we get in return. It is a story …