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Samuel Spina told doctors that a knee injury prevented him from returning to work as an aide at a youth detention center, but investigators say he was well enough to play goalie for the Tighty Whities hockey team.
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Federal prosecutors are asking for permission to argue that a 2010 settlement with Medicare over false billing and kickback allegations shows a Southern California radiologist “devised and knowingly participated in a scheme to defraud, and acted with the intent to defraud” workers&rsq...Read More
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The New Jersey Attorney General's Office has accused a South Jersey postal worker of collecting nearly $75,000 in federal workers' compensation benefits despite being physically fit to work, as evidenced by photos posted on Facebook that show him zip lining and rappelling on vacation....Read More
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Even though skin patches containing the potent opioid painkiller fentanyl are intended to last for 72 hours, physicians are increasingly recommending that injured workers replace the patches after only 48 hours, according to one pharmacy benefit manager.
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The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana denied the U.S. Postal Service's motion , for lack of grounds, to dismiss an employee's claim of intentional infliction of emotional distress.