Slack tide comes to Broward Health

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Broward Health will start 2019 with a political and practical slack tide, a short period that is completely unstressed.  This period occurs before the newly elected state and local political, and governmental forces are settled with their organizational transitions.   I followed Broward Health’s activities generally since 1996 and intently since 2011.  Never during that time have I seen a time …

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Ding, dong. Broward Health’s Wicked Witch is Dead

In Broward Health, Corporate Management, OIG, Original Content by Dan Lewis1 Comment

Beginning just before the September 26 Board meeting, things began to change at Broward Health precipitated by the completely unfounded and unprecedented, personal attack against Commissioner Klein by corporate counsel Lynn Barrett. Change, primarily because Chairperson Klein had the temerity to exercise his oversight responsibilities and question Corporate Counsel Barrett.  Barrett, never particularly willing to issue a legal opinion herself, used …

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Broward Health Board Begins to Come Together

In Broward Health, Corporate Management, Original Content by Dan Lewis3 Comments

Wow, September 12th – another full day of meetings at Broward Health. My last article was over a month ago, and since that time there have been two all-day Broward Health Board and committee meeting(September 12th & 26th).  I recorded and posted to YouTube both days of meetings.  There were some remarkable moments in these recordings but even more remarkable …

Broward Health – Vote for anyone but Rick Scott

In Broward Health, Original Content by Dan Lewis1 Comment

How do you hold a Board, that is politically appointed by the Governor, accountable?  Embarrassment without a credible threat of removal goes just so far for Board members who too often care little for their reputations. Since 2012, I have attended most Broward Health Board meetings, and been writing articles published here and in my blogs www.BrwdHealth.com and DanLewisReport.com. My …

Broward Legal

In Broward Health, Corporate Management, Original Content, Physician Contracts by Dan Lewis3 Comments

No longer Broward Health, now it Barrett’s Broward Legal While working on some other Broward Health articles, I awoke to find the following “Broward Legal”  ‘contact’ message to me from a former Broward Health physician.  I found the message so striking, on point and exactly right that I had to immediately make it into a post.  While the contact was …

May 2018 Broward Health Marathon Board Meetings

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5/30/18 Broward Health Marathon Board Meetings A lot is going on at Broward Health.  Some of it is good.  Some of it, not so much.  Probably the biggest news for a public oversight perspective is the Governor’s latest appointment of Ray Berry.  While the Governor still needs to appoint two more commissioners to the Board, based on the performance of …