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