Hospice

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Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar Fraud

The former head of a Pittsburgh-area hospice used patients who weren’t terminally ill to collect millions of dollars in false Medicare and Medicaid billings, according to a federal indictment.

02/27/2015

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Allegheny Health Forming Home Unit With Celtic

The Allegheny Health Network is teaming up with Celtic Healthcare to form a for-profit home health care company to compete with the rival University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.

11/12/2014

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Indiana Co. Twins, Young Pens Fan Succumb To Life-Threatening Conditions

Three local children, all who bravely battled live-threatening conditions, have died.

06/25/2014

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Monroeville Hospice Goes Bankrupt, Workers Wait For Paychecks

A hospice in Monroeville has gone into bankruptcy, and workers who stayed to help transfer patients with the promise of getting paid, say they’ve yet to see their money.

02/01/2013

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Hospice Nursing Provides Care, Comfort To Patients

John Robinson is an award-winning hospice nurse at Amedisys Hospice. “Hospice is probably the ultimate nursing experience for a health care worker,” he says.

12/29/2011