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NIH sends Ebola-exposed doctor home

(AP) An American doctor exposed to the Ebola virus after a needle stick in Sierra Leone has been released from isolation and sent home. The doctor had been kept in isolation at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda since ...

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Rockville doctor arrested, alleged to have run ‘pill mill’

A Rockville doctor with a pain management practice has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly running a “pill mill,” distributing oxycodone, methadone and other powerful drugs. Dr. Silviu Ziscovici, 59, also has been charged with supplying methadone ...

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Delegate says fraud ruling shows need to expand False Health Claims Act (access required)

Del. Sam Arora, whose bill to expand Maryland’s False Health Claims Act to all state contractors failed in the General Assembly last session, said the state’s $300,000 share of a Medicaid fraud judgment proves the need for broader legislation to protect the state’s taxpayers.

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