Ex-official sentenced in $1M mental health clinic fraud

A member of a politically connected Philadelphia family who was convicted of defrauding a nonprofit mental health clinic out of $1 million has been sentenced to nearly seven years in prison......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2018

Behavioral health company manager from Greensboro pleads guilty to Medicaid fraud

A Greensboro woman who managed a Wilson behavioral health company has pleaded guilty to health fraud conspiracy and aggravated identity theft, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Renee Borunda will be sentenced to about three years in federal p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Archbishop Convicted in Child-Sex Coverup Is Sentenced to Home Detention

Archbishop Philip Wilson, the most senior Catholic official convicted of concealing child sex abuse, was sentenced by an Australian court to a maximum of 12 months’ home detention, avoiding a jail term due to his age and frail health......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 3rd, 2018

A Chinese billionaire was just sent to 18 years in jail for $10 billion fraud

Wu Xiaohui, former chairman of Anbang Insurance Group Co., was sentenced to 18 years in prison after being convicted of fund-raising fraud and embezzlement, according to the official Xinhua News Agency......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 10th, 2018

Moving back in with your parents can affect your mental health

A new study warns people about the unseen impact of moving back in with the folks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch4 hr. 18 min. ago

Dialysis center in Schenectady moving forward

A proposal to open a dialysis center at Crosstown Commons in Schenectady has secured a necessary approval. The $2.8 million project received contingent approval from the state health department on Friday. The proposed clinic, Crosstown Dialysis, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 19th, 2018

FDA seeks to ban menthol cigarettes and crack down on flavored vapes

A top U.S. health official is pledging to t.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 15th, 2018

Another ex-State Street exec sentenced to prison for fraud

Former State Street Corp. executive Edward Pennings was handed a six-month prison sentence on Wednesday following a guilty plea in a case over an alleged scheme to secretly overcharge the company’s clients by millions of dollars. The sentencing co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

2 months in prison for ex-union official in corruption probe

A former union official has been sentenced to 60 days in prison for using money from the UAW-Chrysler National Training Center for shoes, jewelry and other personal benefits......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 13th, 2018

Johnstone: US Mass Shootings - Gun Issue, Mental Health Issue, Or War Issue?

Johnstone: US Mass Shootings - Gun Issue, Mental Health Issue, Or War Issue?.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Calculating damages is Duchon’s niche

A Hamburg woman found her niche in a sector of personal injury law that’s quite a niche of its own. “I fell into this career,” said Rachel Duchon, a licensed therapist in mental health who hit her stride as a vocational economist, putting a d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2018

Rage rooms: Why recreational smashing could be good for your mental health - USA TODAY

USA TODAYRage rooms: Why recreational smashing could be good for your mental healthUSA TODAYHave you ever wanted to smash something after a long day at work? Now, there's a more grown-up way to throw a tantrum. Rage rooms, also known as smash rooms .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 11th, 2018

Lack of Good Sleep Leads to Poor Health

Lack of Good Sleep Leads to Poor Health Sleep Quality affects Blood Pressure and Risk of Heart Disease Sleep Deprivation Takes a Toll on Mental Health Sleep deprivation is a risk fac.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 11th, 2018

Perfectionism: Can High Standards Lead to Mental Health Disorders?

Unhealthy perfectionists sometimes have a strong work ethic because they have an acute fear of failure. Hard work and high standards are usually praised in American society. But promoting perfectionism can sometimes harm people’s mental h.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 8th, 2018

'I let it go too far': Architect of Pilot Flying J fraud scheme sentenced to prison

Three former Pilot Flying J executives will serve prison time in a multi-million-dollar fraud scheme that cheated trucking compa.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 8th, 2018

3 get prison in Fiat Chrysler-UAW training center scandal

Two former Fiat Chrysler executives and a union official have been sentenced to prison in a corruption scandal at a labor training center......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 7th, 2018

Former Washington County official pleads guilty to fraud

William Gum, a former administrator for the Washington County Ambulance District, has admitted to stealing from the district and paying himself a higher salary than was authorized. According to a release, Gum, 59 and of Potosi, pleaded guilty to the h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

States Where Poverty Is Worse Than You Think

The official poverty rate — the share of Americans whose incomes fall below a certain threshold — is one of the most widely-cited measures of the health of the U.S. economy. Developed in........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 5th, 2018

When employers take away this one workplace benefit, employee stress soars

Researchers say companies could improve their bottom lines while boosting employees’ mental health......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 4th, 2018

Power Player 2018: Cathy Pace

Allegacy announced a partnership in February with Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to open a new retail health clinic in Winston-Salem......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 1st, 2018

Ex-Valeant, Philidor executives get prison for fraud

A former executive at Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc and the former head of a start-up mail-order pharmacy were sentenced to one year in prison on Tuesday after being convicted of defrauding the drugmaker through a secret kickback scheme......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2018