Broward Health’s legal troubles will nearly double the cost of its annual audit, as its outside accounting firm puts extra scrutiny on the public hospital system’s finances and management practices.
TALLAHASSEE–Top employees at Broward Health shielded information critical of Chief Compliance Officer Donna Lewis and compliance department from the panel of commissioners charged with overseeing the south Florida health care delivery system.
TALLAHASSEE-The North Broward Hospital District is hiring an ‘independent entity’ to investigate allegations that a review organization it hired in the wake of a $70 million health care fraud settlement agreement overstepped its authority and no longer is acting independently.
TALLAHASSEE-Federal and state government officials and attorneys who are part of an independent review organization are are at the North Broward Hospital District’s corporate offices today reviewing contracts and interviewing staff at the beleaguered health system that last year inked a $70 million agreement to settle allegations of health care fraud.
TALLAHASSEE – There are more signs that the turmoil that continues to engulf Broward Health, also known as the North Broward Hospital District, is growing larger.