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 …

Messy Divorce of Rick Scott and David DiPietro

In Broward Health, Corporate Management, Original Content, Physician Contracts by Dan Lewis2 Comments

This week, a judge struck down Florida Governor Rick Scott’s suspension of David DiPietro & Darrell Wright and in an ironic twist – the Judge was right. (Scott Wrong to Boot Appointee for Malfeasance-Judge Rules – Miami Herald, Judge-To-Scott-Reinstate-Suspended-Broward-Health-Chairman – Local 10, Di-Pietro-Reinstated – Sun Sentinel)  While any reader of the blog this past year would find ample grounds to …

Updated. Million Dollar Secret Attorney/Client Meeting Transcripts!

In Broward Health, Corporate Management, OIG, Original Content, Physician Contracts by Dan Lewis2 Comments

Broward Hospital District Shade Meeting Transcript – August 20, 2015 As the result of my public records request (click to see request), today I received a partial response in the form of the paper court reporter transcripts for a number of shade meetings in re:  Attorney/Client Meeting to discuss matters of litigation pending before the US District Court in which …

Broward Health Board Meeting – Part II Clueless!

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(Part I – Board of Commissioners Rubber Stamp Shady Deals) At the last Broward Health Board meeting (2/25/2015) in Florida a public speaker raised “process” concerns about a proposed million dollar sole-source lease for an orthopedic robotic surgery device for Broward Health North, the system’s Pompano Hospital.  The speaker represented a competing company and asserted that the robotic device should …

Board of Commissioners Rubber Stamp Shady Deals at Meeting – Very Tacky.

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

Dateline:              February 25th, 2015 4:00pm Broward Health North Conference Center In Pompano Beach Florida, a windowless conference room decorated with chandeliers made out of tinsel, about 85 highly paid staffers, a few vendor representatives and as many as 3 people purportedly representing the public assembled for February’s public meeting of the Florida’s Broward Health Board of Commissioners.  On the dais …

Broward Health – It’s Our Hospital

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Florida’s Broward Health is about the numbers:  4 Hospitals, 2 trauma centers; over 30 health care and support facilities; 7,000-8,000 employees including close to 1,200 new hires annually; 1,930 physicians in more than 104 medical specialties; and a billion dollar budget (4 billion gross charges).  This article will focus on the Broward Health physicians. I thought Florida’s Broward Health’s well-earned reputation …