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Dr. Farid Fata

Disgraced Cancer Doc Farid Fata Faces Sentencing; Prosecutors Seeking 175 Years In Prison

Fata has the opportunity on Friday to speak to the judge and address his victims.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

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16 In Michigan, Including 6 Doctors, Charged In Nationwide Medicare Fraud Bust

The largest case in Michigan involved two physicians and three owners of hospice and home health care companies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2015

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‘Solutions For Family Caregiver Expo’ Aims To Help Those Who Help Others

A 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2014

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3 Convicted Of $29M Medicare Fraud In Detroit

A 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

Dr. Farid Fata

Cancer Doc Wants Feds To Keep Hands Off Email

The government says Fata used a Hotmail account to execute his alleged crimes, including inquiring about a $3 million castle in Lebanon, his native country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2014

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Officials Want Obesity To Be Recognized As Disease

Officials warn that half of the state’s residents could be obese by 2030.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

Dr. Farid Fata

Cancer Doc Wants Fraud Trial Moved From Detroit Area

Attorneys for Dr. Farid Fata say publicity about the case has poisoned the jury pool.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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Jailed Cancer Doctor’s Personal Items, Medical Equipment Up For Bids

“Basically they gave us free rein to take whatever was of any value …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

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HAP Looks To Ease Questions For Seniors Surrounding Medicare And New Health Care Law

HAP vice-president of Medicare programs, Karen Wintringham says health reform did not reduce Medicare benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2013

Dr. Farid Fata

New Charge Filed Against Disgraced Cancer Doctor Farid Fata

The charges just keep piling up for the Oakland County cancer doctor accused of giving chemotherapy to patients who didn’t need it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/22/2013

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