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$31 Million Lawsuit: Orthopedic Surgeon Seeks Justice After Attack

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Renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. Jamie Alexandra Dale is seeking justice and $31 million after she was attacked and left for dead by her ex-boyfriend and former NFL player Curtis Jordan. Her permanent injuries have left her unable to continue her surgery practice. Her story is not only heartbreaking but an indication of the economic toll this attack represented.

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Six New MiMedx Lawsuits (With a Twist)

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In a twist of lawsuits, MiMedx promises to sue five (now former) sales employees after two terminated employees filed lawsuits against MiMedx. Two top-ranking former MiMedx employees claim MiMedx “channel stuffs” records, faking transactions of their most expensive product to VA hospitals around the country. MiMedx says the five employees were in breach of contract.

Florida Orthopedic Group Settles False Claims Lawsuit

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A $4.5 million settlement was reached between Southeast Orthopedic Specialists (SOS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ). “Patients are getting billed as though they’ve seen a doctor when in reality they’re being seen by technicians who aren’t necessarily being supervised,” says Prosecuting Attorney Jason Mehta.

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The Cost of Donaldcare – Update

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Donald Trump wants to repeal and replace Obamacare. “We have to take care of the people in our country. We can’t let them die on the sidewalks of New York or the sidewalks of Iowa or anywhere else.” Sounds good. Except his plan costs the public purse almost $500 billion over ten years and removes over 20 million people from insurance coverage. What’s in the plan? Read it here.

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