Newspaper: Doctors In Sex Abuse Cases Often Not DisciplinedA new investigation revealed doctors who engage in sexual misconduct with patients are routinely treated as having "impairment" issues and may not have been reported to law enforcement.
Florida Doctor Still Practice Despite Alleged 'Sexual Misconduct'David Simon, a Lake Worth family doctor, was accused of using “punishment therapy” in 2011
Crowd Sourcing Site Lets Group Review Your Medical ConditionWould you use the wisdom of crowds to diagnose your medical condition?
Doctors Reporting Medicaid HMO ProblemsThe Associated Press interviewed doctors, parents and health advocates around Florida who said privatization has exacerbated problems first noticed in a pilot program eight years ago.
Appeals Court OKs 'Docs VS. Glocks' LawA federal appeals court has upheld the state's controversial "docs vs. glocks" bill, overturning an earlier court ruling that had blocked part of the law from being enforced.
More US Girls Now Getting Cervical Cancer Vaccine More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday.
Jackson Employees Head To Tally To Fight For Medicaid ExpansionThe Florida Legislature's opposition to anything related to the Affordable Care Act is well documented, but a group of doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers from South Florida will still try to change that attitude.
Doctors: BRCA Gene Increases Chances Of Uterine Tumors New research being talked about at an annual meeting of doctors in Tampa shows women with a faulty breast cancer gene might face a greater chance of rare but deadly uterine tumors despite having their ovaries removed to lower their main cancer risks.
Can My Health Insurance Cover My Children?Whether or not your health insurance can cover your children depends on your specific policy.
How Does My Health Insurance Work At The Hospital?The Affordable Care Act requires that all health insurance policies cover 10 essential benefits, including emergency treatment.
Nurse Practitioners Win First Round In 'Scope' FightDespite opposition from physician groups, a House select committee Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a proposal that would give additional power to nurse practitioners, including allowing them to provide care without doctor supervision.
How Well Does Your Doctor Know Specialists?The likelihood of primary care doctors who referred patients to specialist has increased, but how a physician may hear about specialists may come as a surprise to some patients.