Archive for the ‘Healthcare’ Category

California prison psychiatrist under investigation for $800,000 pay

December 13, 2012

http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_22172357/state-california-doctor-under-investigation-800-000-pay

 

California’s political watchdog to investigate another sleazy health district official

December 2, 2012

http://www.baycitizen.org/government/story/states-political-watchdog-agency-another/

Review finds hospital-acquired infections went unreported. State health official hope findings will help boost efforts to improve care and reporting.

August 12, 2012

http://www.baycitizen.org/health/story/review-finds-hospital-acquired-went/

 

Doctor accused of excessive prescriptions in deaths

July 21, 2012

http://californiawatch.org/dailyreport/doctor-accused-excessive-prescriptions-deaths-17174

 

Millions in health care district deals involve firms with ties to officials. Concerns arise over conflicts of interest in taxpayer-funded agencies.

July 13, 2012

http://www.baycitizen.org/health/story/millions-health-care-district-deals/

 

Hospital surgery prices vary widely

July 13, 2012

http://www.sacbee.com/2012/07/13/4628254/hospital-surgery-prices-vary-widely.html#mi_rss=Our%20Region

 

San Rafael psychotherapist charged with having sex with San Jose girl, 15

July 13, 2012

http://www.mercurynews.com/crime-courts/ci_21068444/san-rafael-psychotherapist-charged-having-sex-san-jose?source=most_viewed

 

Parents of former Cal student sue doctor, UC Regents over abuse they say drove son to suicide

July 3, 2012

http://www.contracostatimes.com/ci_20992724/parents-former-cal-student-sue-ex-university-doctor?source=most_viewed

Hospital deal in danger as papers suggest breaches

July 3, 2012

http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Hospital-deal-in-danger-as-papers-suggest-breaches-3680363.php

 

Calif. hospitals collect duplicate payments for spinal surgeries

June 19, 2012

http://californiawatch.org/dailyreport/calif-hospitals-collect-duplicate-payments-spinal-surgeries-16564