There’s a big jump in the number of kids showing up at the emergency room with concussions from sports activities.
More charges today for a Detroit area doctor accused of giving chemotherapy to patients who didn’t need it.
An oncologist accused of intentionally misdiagnosing patients has now been indicted by a grand jury.
“This is one of the highest bonds I’ve ever seen in any case,” said WWJ Legal Analyst Charlie Langton.
Metro Detroiters are horrified at allegations that a local doctor deliberately misdiagnosed patients in a money-making scheme.
Two Detroit area doctors have been charged with the illegal distribution of prescription drugs and health care fraud, according to a 68-count superseding indictment unsealed this week.
U.S. Medical Management LLC is the management company taht supports the Visiting Physicians Association. Its comprehensive home based care serves 50,000 patients annually in nine states. And now, the staff at its 148,000-square-foot headquarters is expanding.
State auditors say pharmacies were paid $89,000 for prescriptions ordered by doctors who were dead.
More than 1,000 doctors in 422 practices across Michigan have joined Michigan Health Connect and are using Medicity’s iNexx Referrals app to automate health care referrals for patients.
WWJ’s Pat Sweeting was joined in the studio by Dr. Jose Vasquez and Dr. Christopher Carpenter to answer questions about the West Nile virus.