Local Doctor, 82, Accused Of Taking Part In Prescription-Drug RingA local doctor in his 80s, along with five other people, have been indicted for allegedly taking part in a widespread prescription drug ring.
Doctor Accused Of Illegally Prescribing Painkillers Withdraws Guilty PleaA California doctor has withdrawn his guilty plea to illegally prescribing painkillers after alleging he was poorly advised by his previous attorney.
Congress Decides To Investigate Soaring Prices Of Some Generic Drugs"Where a bottle of 500 pills may have been $40 last year, that bottle is now $1,000," says Pharmacist Ellis Merz.
La Mirada Doctor, 78, Guilty Of Drug Trafficking, Money LaunderingDr. Andrew Sun, 78, of La Mirada was found guilty of illegally distributing painkillers like Norco, Hydrocodone and Vicodin.
Kaiser Permanente Pharmacists Could Strike As Early As MondayA strike would mean no one available to fill prescriptions.
What Should I Do If My Insurer Denies A Claim?If your insurer denies a claim, you have two options for appeal: internally with the insurance company and externally with the government.
How Do I Use My Health Insurance?A main goal of Obamacare is to switch the nation’s healthcare system from one that focuses on treating illness to one that works to prevent illness and promote health and longevity.
Feds Search Calif. Doctor's Office In Painkiller ProbeFederal authorities have searched the office of a doctor suspected of prescribing Vicodin and other painkillers to patients who had no medical need for them.
Glendora Doctor's Offices Raided In Rx ProbePolice and federal agents raided the offices Thursday of a Los Angeles-area doctor suspected of illegally prescribing prescriptions.
DEA Nets 8 Tons Of Drugs From LA Residents In Take-Back Program Los Angeles residents handed over more than 8 tons of medication during the Drug Enforcement Administration's third annual Drug Take-Back event, DEA agents announced Sunday.
16 Arrested In $18M Medicare ScamFederal authorities raided Los Angeles-area pharmacies Thursday, arresting 16 people in an alleged $18 million scheme to defraud Medicare that included the recruitment of veterans, homeless people, the poor and elderly.
Doctors Go Digital With Help Of iPhones, iPadsThat doctor's pad may soon be a thing of the past.
DEA Launches 'Take-Back' Campaign For Prescription DrugsThe Drug Enforcement Agency announced there will be more than 3,400 sites nationwide on Saturday, September 25th where consumers can take-back dangerous, unused or unwanted prescription drugs.