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  • Doctors in Union Sick Note Scam Contend Street Corner Exams Better Than Office Visits

    02/09/2012 12:00:18 PM PST · by bigbob · 27 replies
    MacIver Institute ^ | 2-9-12 | MacIver News Service
    Doctors who handed out sick notes to protesters while on the corner of Mifflin and Hamilton streets last year claim protestors received more thorough examinations on the street in public than they would have at an office visit. This revelation was discoverd in an examination of documents obtained by the MacIver News Service through an open records request. The Medical Examining Board issued reprimands to seven doctors in October, who had given hundreds of sick notes to protesters last February so they wouldn’t get in trouble for skipping work. The MacIver News Service was the first to report on the...
  • UW Health investigates doctors who wrote sick notes for protesters

    02/21/2011 12:30:03 PM PST · by bigbob · 80 replies
    Madistan dot com ^ | 2-21-11 | DAVID WAHLBERG
    UW Health is investigating doctors who wrote medical notes last weekend excusing protesters at the Capitol from work, and the Wisconsin Medical Society has criticized their actions. “These UW Health physicians were acting on their own and without the knowledge or approval of UW Health,” UW Health said in a statement. “These charges are very serious.” The UW School of Medicine and Public Health and the UW Medical Foundation, the university’s doctor group, are investigating. “The investigation will identify which UW Health physicians were involved and whether their behavior constituted violations of medical ethics or University of Wisconsin and UW...
  • Tamiflu Resistant H1N1 Vaccine Failures Raise Concerns

    04/26/2009 9:05:44 AM PDT · by FreedomFighter1013 · 39 replies · 2,431+ views
    Recombinomics ^ | April 26, 2007 | Greg C.
    From: Recombinomics Commentary 16:53 March 24, 2009 Excerpt: "Reports from Taiwan also indicated that vaccines failed in 70% of the H1N1 cases and Tamiflu resistant H1N1 dominated in collections after December, 2008.Read more at Greg's BlogArticle continues: "Deb Brandt, a physician assistant at Rapid City Medical Center's Urgent Care, said that on Wednesday, the clinic checked in 106 people in 11 hours. There were cases of strep, mono and plenty of influenza. Three other Rapid City clinics report a similarly busy schedule. "Brandt said about half of her patients who tested positive for influenza had their shots, but "most of...