Metro Detroit Doctor Gets 7 Years In Prison For Selling Prescription Drugs To Street DealersA Warren doctor has been sentenced to 84 months in prison for illegally writing prescriptions for oxycodone and other medications.
Disgraced Cancer Doc Farid Fata Faces Sentencing; Prosecutors Seeking 175 Years In PrisonFata has the opportunity on Friday to speak to the judge and address his victims.
16 In Michigan, Including 6 Doctors, Charged In Nationwide Medicare Fraud BustThe largest case in Michigan involved two physicians and three owners of hospice and home health care companies.
'Solutions For Family Caregiver Expo' Aims To Help Those Who Help OthersA recent study finds that while many caregivers believe taking care of a loved one at home has provided more meaning in their life, a majority often feel alone, exhausted, frustrated and overwhelmed.
3 Convicted Of $29M Medicare Fraud In DetroitA federal jury in Detroit has convicted the operator of an adult day care center and two home health care company owners in a $29 million Medicare fraud conspiracy.
Cancer Doc Wants Feds To Keep Hands Off EmailThe government says Fata used a Hotmail account to execute his alleged crimes, including inquiring about a $3 million castle in Lebanon, his native country.
Officials Want Obesity To Be Recognized As DiseaseOfficials warn that half of the state's residents could be obese by 2030.
Cancer Doc Wants Fraud Trial Moved From Detroit AreaAttorneys for Dr. Farid Fata say publicity about the case has poisoned the jury pool.
Jailed Cancer Doctor's Personal Items, Medical Equipment Up For Bids"Basically they gave us free rein to take whatever was of any value ..."
HAP Looks To Ease Questions For Seniors Surrounding Medicare And New Health Care LawHAP vice-president of Medicare programs, Karen Wintringham says health reform did not reduce Medicare benefits.
New Charge Filed Against Disgraced Cancer Doctor Farid FataThe charges just keep piling up for the Oakland County cancer doctor accused of giving chemotherapy to patients who didn’t need it.
Seniors Warned Of Scams Relating To Medicare & Affordable Care ActThe Better Business Bureau has established a program called Senior Scene which encourages senior citizens to be on the lookout for scams targeting seniors and to report them to authorities.