Attorney General Bondi gives Broward Health deep discount in fraud settlement

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Eighteen months ago, Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office demanded Broward Health pay more than $5.3

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House GOP health bill facing fresh House committee test

The White House and Republican leaders are talking to rank-and-file lawmakers about revising the GOP health care overhaul, hoping to

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Heartwarming video shows Medicaid giving hope to Florida’s most vulnerable children

Health care through Medicaid, particularly for Florida’s most vulnerable citizens — children, the elderly and low-income families — is not

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Magic Johnson visits Tallahassee to talk up Medicaid managed care

Magic Johnson visited with Senate Democrats Monday to praise Medicaid managed care programs that are using town hall meetings and

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Florida AG touts $165 million recovered by state’s Medicaid fraud unit

Florida has proved to be one of the most effective states in the nation last year for recovering Medicaid fraud

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Rick Scott says ACA replacement is a work in progress

Gov. Rick Scott said Thursday that he thinks Florida would be treated unfairly under the current version of congressional Republicans’

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Safety net hospital executives travel to Washington in search of money

Representatives of hospitals that provide a lot of charity care in Florida were headed to Washington Monday to urge federal

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Federalism message echoed by Florida health subcommittee members

A day after Florida’s House Education Committee voted to send a memorial to Congress seeking fewer strings tied to federal education

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Nursing homes fighting plan to eliminate certificate of need program

The top legislative priority for Florida’s nursing homes this year is to kill a proposal, backed by Gov. Rick Scott,

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Florida seniors, be careful what you wish for with Donald Trump, Medicare

Florida’s estimated 3.8 million senior citizens wanted change. They wanted to, how you say, drain the swamp? They voted overwhelmingly

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Rick Scott: Obamacare expanded the welfare state

Florida Gov. Rick Scott, who has asserted that he is helping President Donald Trump work on a replacement for “Obamacare,” made his

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Congressional Puerto Rico task force releases final recommendations

A bipartisan Congressional task force heavily influenced by Florida’s U.S. Sens. Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio released its final report

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Joe Negron envisions block grants system for Medicaid in Florida

Senate President Joe Negron wants to start prepairing for a day when Congress turns the Medicaid system into a block grant

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Donald Trump action on health care could cost Planned Parenthood

One of President-elect Donald Trump‘s first, and defining, acts next year could come on Republican legislation to cut off taxpayer

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CNN reports, eloquently, on the nightmare that is Florida Medicaid

It’s been ten years, almost to the day, since Congressman-elect Charlie Crist pulled $360 out of his pocket to pay

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Marco Rubio promises to push for Medicare reimbursement increases for Puerto Rico

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio promised Wednesday he will push for increased doctor reimbursements for Medicaid and Medicare as part of a

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Marco Rubio promises to push for Medicare reimbursement increases for Puerto Rico

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio promised Wednesday he will push for increased doctor reimbursements for Medicaid and Medicare as part of a

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Marco Rubio promises to push for Medicare reimbursement increases for Puerto Rico

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio promised Wednesday he will push for increased doctor reimbursements for Medicaid and Medicare as part of a

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Personnel Note: Beth Kidder named interim deputy secretary for Medicaid

Beth Kidder is Florida’s new interim deputy secretary for Medicaid, overseeing the state’s nearly $26 billion state program that pays

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Jac Wilder VerSteeg: Gun foes should “politicize” deaths

A recent Dana Summers political cartoon in the South Florida Sun Sentinel and other Tribune newspapers depicts in its first

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Broward Health’s $70 million settlement leaves risk of criminal charges

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Court documents describe the massive healthcare fraud that led Broward Health to pay $69.5 million to

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Illegal kickbacks to doctors to cost Broward Health $69.5 million

By Dan Christensen FloridaBulldog.org Taxpayer-supported Broward Health has agreed to pay $69.5 million in penalties to settle federal allegations that

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White House wants more aggressive effort on Medicare, Medicaid billing errors

By Fred Schulte Center for Public Integrity White House budget director Shaun Donovan called for a “more aggressive strategy” to

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