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Malpractice Costs Daytona Doctor Medical License

Malpractice Costs Daytona Doctor Medical License

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On Monday, the Florida Department of Health, in cooperation with the local police and other authorities, announced that 63-year old doctor, Dr. Indravadan Shah who was accused of "inappropriately touching two female patients" has

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Pennsylvania Agrees to $200M Settlement in Medical Malpractice Fund Case

Pennsylvania Agrees to $200M Settlement in Medical Malpractice Fund Case

medicalstaffverification October 24, 2014 0

Health care providers will be getting $200 million from the state of Pennsylvania in a settlement announced Thursday over litigation about a massive fund set up to help doctors pay malpractice insurance premiums. Gov. Tom

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Trial Ends for Doctor Accused of Prescription Fraud

Trial Ends for Doctor Accused of Prescription Fraud

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The trial ends for a Louisiana doctor, who has Warren County ties, accused of prescription fraud

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Woman sues doctor in husband’s death

Woman sues doctor in husband’s death

medicalstaffverification October 22, 2014 0

The wife of a man who died earlier this year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against a doctor and other parties involved in his treatment. Donna L. Smith, of Celina, filed the lawsuit in

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47 Arrested in Brazil suspected of practicing illegal abortions

47 Arrested in Brazil suspected of practicing illegal abortions

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At least 47 people were arrested Tuesday in Rio de Janeiro for belonging to an organization suspected of being the chief provider of illegal abortions in this Brazilian state, officials said. Rio de Janeiro's Civil

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Fake Abortion Doctor Is Wanted By Police

Fake Abortion Doctor Is Wanted By Police

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A bench warrant has been issued by an Accra High Court for the arrest of Joseph Drah, the self-styled abortion specialist at Universal Mission Clinic who allegedly bonked women before aborting their babies. This was

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Mass. hospitals rethink medical error response

Mass. hospitals rethink medical error response

medicalstaffverification October 16, 2014 0

A program at Massachusetts hospitals makes the post-medical error apology process more transparent, according to New England Public Radio. Traditionally, Bay State hospitals have responded to errors--the third-leading cause of death in the United States--with

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Appeals court upholds disputed part of state medical malpractice law

Appeals court upholds disputed part of state medical malpractice law

medicalstaffverification October 15, 2014 0

On Friday, a federal appeals court upheld part of Florida’s divisive medical-malpractice law, ruling that it does not violate requirements for shielding patient privacy. Three judges of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals overturned

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