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Feds Claim Obamacare Launch Is Hindering Government Transparency

Unfilled requests for public records are piling up as the government claims it is being overwhelmed by Obamacare.

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A heavy workload caused by the Affordable Care Act, government technology limits and staff shortages are causing unusually long delays in filling public records requests, federal health officials say. 779 more words

Biggest healthcare frauds in 2015: Running list

Healthcare fraud continues to roil the industry, as a steady stream of doctors, practice owners, suppliers and even executives are charged weekly with ripping off patients and payers alike. 100 more words

Hospital Business News

Chicago doctor charged in cash kickback for Medicare and Medicaid patient referrals

A Chicago doctor was recently charged in a kick back case. Medicare and Medicaid patients can be valuable to individuals looking to make money from sending referrals to doctors and hospitals in exchange for kickbacks. 531 more words

Healthcare The The Law

Mix-Up Brings Strife For Doctor Whose Name Matches Fraudster

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WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A West Palm Beach doctor has been forced to temporarily close his doors after a case of mistaken identity with a dead fraudster. 116 more words


The Sad State Gov't Agencies

Everyday you can read articles, from reputable sources, about the shortcomings of a host of government agencies.

From Medicare losing $60 billion a year to fraud to, 251 more words