Audit: Docs Dead But Prescriptions Still Filled

State auditors say pharmacies were paid $89,000 for prescriptions ordered by doctors who were dead.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2013


Michigan Helath Connect Draws 422 Physician Practices

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 Newsradio 950–11/13/2012

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WEBINAR: Doctors Take Your West Nile Questions

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2012

Opinion: A Doctor’s Opinion Of Obamacare

Good, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.


22 Charged In Metro Detroit, Part Of Massive Medicare Fraud Bust

Nearly two dozen Metro Detroiters have been busted in a nationwide crackdown on Medicare fraud.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012

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Child’s Cancer Battle Continues In Appeals Court

The Michigan Appeals Court is considering a case that could affect how much say parents have in the medical treatment their children receive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012

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Care Team Connect and Medical Advantage Group Power Care Across Michigan

East Lansing-based Medical Advantage Group, a consulting and management services company providing support to physicians and physician practices, and its subsidiary, MAG Care Management, have selected Evanston, Ill.-based Care Team Connect to power a Web-based care navigation platform for the 140,000 patients served in 70 participating physician practices across Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/08/2012

Health System To Open Clinic For Frequent ER Users

A West Michigan health system is opening a clinic to assess and treat people who frequently use hospital emergency departments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

President Obama To Order FDA To Help Reduce Drug Shortages

A potential drug shortage has patients and doctors worried about properly caring for their patients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

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Back-To-School Physicals Good Time To Discuss Healthy Lifestyles

Annual back-to-school physical exams present an opportunity for discussion between parents, children and family physicians. Parents and family physicians should collaborate to teach children healthy lifestyle practices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011