medicare system

Babus’ interference in health sector angers Bihar’s doctors

September 10th, 2012 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Sep 10 (IANS) Government doctors in Bihar are fed up of bureaucratic interference in the state's health sector and are blaming 'babus' (officials) for the failure to provide healthcare ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Scottsdale, AZ doctor pleads guilty to health care fraud

April 9th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A doctor of Scottsdale, Arizona pleaded guilty to one count of health care fraud, U.S. District Attorney Dennis Burke announced on Friday.Stewart Mann, 58, was a medical ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Arizona physician to pay $430,000 for submitting false Medicare bills

March 6th, 2010 - 1:44 am ICT by BNO News
PHOENIX, ARIZONA (BNO NEWS) – A Parker, Arizona physician will be paying $430,000 the federal to resolve allegations that he submitted false bills to Medicare, prosecutors said on Friday.Kevin S. Klopfenstein, M.D. ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

Raleigh, NC, man sentenced for $12.64 million health care fraud

March 3rd, 2010 - 1:18 am ICT by BNO News
RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA (BNO NEWS) – A Raleigh, North Carolina man was sentenced to 90 months in federal prison for conspiring to commit health care fraud and aiding and abetting health care ... Read more...

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No “serious adverse reaction” from China-made swine flu vaccine: Health Minister

September 28th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Sep 28(ANI): Chinese Health Minister Chen Zhu has said that no "serious adverse reaction" has been reported from people being immunized with the China-made A/H1N1 flu vaccine.Zhu's comments follow reports ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |