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Doctor Accused Of Medicare Fraud Gave $450K To Democrats

This is from American Action News.

I can see this case getting swept under the rug because of the $450,000+ donation to the DemocRats.

A cardiologist in Florida who has donated more than $450,000 to Democrats has been suspended from receiving Medicare reimbursement payments over “credible allegations of fraud” after reimbursements as far back as 2012 came under scrutiny. 178 more words

EHR - WHY BOTHER?


Every now and then when I give presentations to medical professionals, I encounter conversations that are really surprising. Recently, one doctor’s attitude on adopting an EHR definitely caught me off-guard. 188 more words

Obama signs fiscal crisis deal from Hawaii | Reduction

Obama signs fiscal crisis deal from Hawaii

Family Values by Keoni Cabral
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Excerpt:

HONOLULU –  President Obama has signed a bill that boosts taxes on the wealthiest Americans, while preserving tax cuts for most American households. 292 more words

Thanks ObamaCare: SW Pennsylvania Hospital to Stop Delivering Babies

Voting for Obama has consequences:

Pregnant women in one southwestern Pennsylvania town will soon need to look elsewhere to deliver their babies, after a local hospital announced it will end the practice in March — blaming ObamaCare in part for the decision.

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Political Issues

Thoughts About the Election

The biotech law world has been pretty quiet lately, but it will be getting interesting in the next few months. Much of our world has been waiting on the results of a hotly contested, and very close, election. 484 more words

FDA

In Political Games I Call Foul on Pro-Obama PAC Ads

The Olympic Games are over but the political games continue. It’s too bad the presidential race doesn’t have a strict set of rules like the 100 or 400 meter races on the track or in the pool: no cheating or other dishonesty, no tripping your opponent, etc. 1,035 more words

President Obama

Supreme Court Upholds Healthcare Law, Calls No-Insurance Penalty a Tax

(updated July 8)

I was disappointed in yesterday’s Supreme Court ruling on the Obama healthcare law. While I am in no way a legal scholar, I do not see the logic in calling the financial penalty for not purchasing insurance a tax. 849 more words

President Obama