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Institutional long-term care pharmacy services provider PharMerica Corp. will pay $9.25 million to settle allegations that it solicited and received kickbacks, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday.
Tom Coble has been elected chairman of of the American Health Care Association's Board of Governors, the organization announced Wednesday.
The family of an assisted living facility resident who died after an alleged morphine overdose plans to sue the facility, according to CBS Chicago.
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Next year could be a "luxury" year for the American Health Care Association's interest on Capitol Hill if the group can maintain the successes it's seen this year through the end of 2015, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Clifton Porter II told attendees at the group's legislative update in San Antonio on Tuesday.
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It is important to understand that it doesn't necessarily matter how often or how carefully one monitors a bed rail, the potential for entrapment or for a patient to try to climb over the rail is ever-present.”
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