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94 charged in Medicare scams totaling $251M

(AP) -- Elderly Russian immigrants lined up to take kickbacks from the backroom of a Brooklyn clinic. Claims flooded in from Miami for HIV treatments that never occurred. One professional patient was named in nearly 4,000 ...

dateJul 17, 2010 in Health
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Senate fails to spare doctors from Medicare cuts

(AP) -- After a week of partisan wrangling, the Senate on Friday passed legislation to spare doctors a 21 percent cut in Medicare payments looming for months. But the last-ditch effort came too late.

dateJun 19, 2010 in Health
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