Memorial Healthcare System
A judge sentenced a Hollywood woman to three years in prison for stealing identities from a South Florida medical practice.
A Hollywood medical assistant has pleaded guilty to two identity theft charges. La Toya Yvette Tillman, 33, used her position at Gastroenterology Consultants in Hollywood to access the Memorial Healthcare System database through her computer at work.
South Florida rescue crews who were sent out two weeks ago to assist those affected by Hurricane Sandy in New York have started to return.
More help is on the way from South Florida to areas of New York impacted by Sandy. More than 40 doctors, nurses, paramedics, pharmacists and medical responders will board flights Monday bound for JFK Airport in Queens, New York.
The Joint Commission, a nonprofit group that accredits the nation’s hospitals, gave top scores to 11 in South Florida. Five of those 11 were part of the HCA chain.