Facing South Florida: A Look At Issues Important To People In South FloridaState Senator Anitere Flores, the chair of the Miami-Dade legislative delegation, will discuss the issues they will work on this year in Tallahassee.
Florida Health Centers Get $5M From Federal GovernmentThe Obama administration is spending $5 million to fund 10 new community health centers in the Sunshine State.
Florida Budget Snarled As Governor Challenges 'Obamacare'It’s hard to imagine Gov. Rick Scott was ever a supporter of “Obamacare.” But following his mother’s death, Scott had dropped his objections to President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
No Agreement Between Florida Gov., Feds On MedicaidAmid the battle to pass a new budget, Florida Governor Rick Scott said no agreement has been reached with the Obama administration on health care financing issues.
Health Secretary To Attend ACA Panel Discussion At FIUU.S Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell will be in Miami Monday where she'll take part in an Affordable Care Act Stakeholder panel discussion at Florida International University's College of Law.
Sebelius Visits S.Fla. For ACA Sign Up Event U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Kathleen Sebelius visited South Florida on Saturday to help kick off an event meant to help those wanting to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
Battier Joins Push To Sign People Up For ACAMiami Heat forward Shane Battier will become the third member of the organization to make a public push to get people signed up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
Sec. Sebelius In Florida Discussing Healthcare.GovShe's become the face of the Affordable Care Act's botched roll out, but Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will return to the Sunshine State to talk about enrollment on healthcare.gov.
Scott To Meet With HHS' Sebelius To Discuss State Health ExchangeAlthough he recently softened his opposition to the looming health care mandate, Gov. Rick Scott is concerned the costs of a state health exchange could end up being greater than early estimates.
Gov't. Rule Eliminates Co-Pays For Birth ControlWomen on birth control have gotten a long-awaited financial reprieve from the Obama administration Friday.
Feds: Millions More Kids Insured Under "Obamacare"The Affordable Care Act, also referred to as Obamacare, has been in effect for a little over a year; and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it’s making a big impact on health care for young adults.
Feds Seize Records From Several Miami PharmaciesMedicare fraud spilled over into the heart of Miami-Dade County’s government center Wednesday morning.
Miami-Dade Given $14.7M Grant For Health, Human Services Miami-Dade County is in a better place when it comes to health. The county was rewarded a $14.7 million grant from the federal government which will help improve health practices and promote wellness.
I-Team: You Can Run But You Can’t Hide: Medicare Fraud Fugitives CaughtFederal authorities are calling it the largest international Medicare fraud bust to date. The arrests out of Bogota, Colombia, follow a joint investigation into Medicare fraud by the CBS4 I-Team and CBS’s newsmagazine 60 MINUTES.
Feds Recover $2.5 Billion In Health Care FraudNew security measures announced Monday will combat Medicare fraud will include tougher screenings for providers and the ability to withhold payments during investigations.