Two Florida podiatrists pleaded guilty last week to allegations that they defrauded Medicare while providing services to long-term care residents.
The former CEO of a healthcare company caught billing Medicare for unnecessary podiatry services for nursing home residents was sentenced last week to serve a year in prison and pay $1.8 million in restitution.
Hollister Incorporated's new Hydrofera Blue Ready antibacterial foam dressing has been named a "Top 10 Innovation in Podiatry" according to the Podiatry Today journal, as well as a "Top Innovation Product" by the OWM journal.
The number of people infected in an infamous North Dakota Hepatitis C outbreak has risen, state health officials say.
HCR ManorCare has sued Trinity Health after analysis suggested an association between a large hepatitis C outbreak and podiatry and blood draw services that the skilled nursing company contracted with Trinity for, according to local reports.