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Unethical Marketing: The DOJ’s Conflict of Interest Case Study

October 12, 2014 If you're a chronic reader of this site (first, thank you) and second it's known that unethical marketing is part of the problem associated with fraud that's being encouraged, replicated and rewarded by companies employing tactics from The Sociopathic Business Model™. Just as...

Melayna Lokosky is Cleaning Up Her Mesh!

September 22, 2014   There are 317 million people in the United States Three years ago I set out to do what only .00170347 %* of the U.S. Population had ever attempted and of that Only .0004429002% of the U.S Population had ever done so successfully. And Against some pretty amazing odd I accomplished what I set out to do, successfully And There was only...

Doctors Crying Over “Sunshine”? The Sociopathic Business Model™Edition

July 29, 2014 More Sunshine! As previously discussed the Sunshine Act reports physician's financial interactions with  manufacturers of drugs and medical devices to the CMS.   That information is about to be released to the public but some doctors are not happy about the transparency. According to WSJ Pharmalot: A group...

The DOJ Will Huff & Puff About The Sunshine Act But Not Blowing Any Houses Down

Updated July 1, 2015 July 18, 2014 Earlier this week the AMA announced that physicians have between now and August 27 to review reports about their financial interactions with  manufacturers of drugs and medical devices and dispute potentially inaccurate reporting under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act (also known as...

Medicare Chief Jonathan Blum & The Sociopathic Business Model™

April 22, 2014 Who didn't see this coming?  Frankly, I didn't think it would happen so swiftly though.    Jonathan Blum, CMS Principal Deputy Administrator (Medicare/Medicaid’s department's highest position) who helped oversee the unprecedented release earlier this month of detailed Medicare payment data for 880,000 physicians which also showed that 2% of...

Windfall for 2% of Medicare Doctors! Is it Fraud?

April 9, 2015 Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen who received $20.8 million from Medicare. Medicare data giving a breakdown of each physician was paid was just released.  I'm guessing there are at least few doctors and those at CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services) that wish the list...