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Officials ID Caseworker Killed In Medical Facility Shooting In Delaware County

A female employee was killed in a shooting at a Delaware County medical facility.

07/24/2014

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Health: New Trend Has People Instantly Seeing A Doctor In The Privacy Of Their Own Home

High-tech house calls. Sick, but can’t muster up the energy to leave the house to go see a doctor? 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on a new trend that has people instantly seeing a doctor in the privacy of their own home.

07/14/2014

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Trying To Develop More Primary Care Physicians

We all know there is a need to have more primary care physicians in the country and the challenge to develop more of them is on-going.

07/03/2014

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NovaCare Physician Says Embiid Sets Off “Major Red Flags”

NovaCare Physician, Dr. George Stollsteimer, is scared of Joel Embiid’s injury.

Sportsradio 94WIP–06/25/2014

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Montgomery County Doctor Sentenced In Prescription Pill Case

Defense attorneys are asking for a new trial alleging prosecutors failed to reveal that their trial attorney was under investigation for drug dealing at the time of the trial.

06/05/2014

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Former UPenn Cancer Doctor Indicted By DOJ

The Department of Justice has charged a former University of Pennsylvania doctor with theft and fraud for allegedly misusing federal cancer research funds.

05/30/2014

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Local Doctor And Daughter Accused Of Growing And Selling Marijuana Out Of His Home

Dr. Paul Ezell and his 23-year-old daughter Victoria are facing drug charges after police seized marijuana plants and numerous items that consist of a growing and distributing operation.

04/23/2014

Who Can I Contact With Problems About My Insurer?

Under the Affordable Care Act, consumers have the right to appeal decisions made by their health insurance company.

03/20/2014

Does My Health Insurance Work Outside Of The United States?

Most health plans do not cover medical services outside of the United States.

03/20/2014

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Cringe-worthy Study Reveals Stethoscopes May Be Covered In Bacteria

It seems obvious now that it’s mentioned, but you’ve probably never considered the germs that could be congregating on the most rudimentary of medical tools.

02/28/2014

How Do I Choose A Doctor?

Finding a new primary care physician takes time, patience and research. Start by considering your personal needs.

02/26/2014

Where Can I Get Care?

Your insurance company and state government maintain directories of doctors. These can be great starting places for learning where to get care.

02/23/2014

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NJ Doctor Arrested For Allegedly Prescribing Drugs Without Medical Necessity

Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph D. Coronato and NJ Division of Consumer Affairs Director Eric T. Kanefsky announced the arrest of Doctor Liviu T. Holca, for unlawfully distributing prescription drugs without medical necessity.

01/24/2014

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Kermit Gosnell Gets 30 Years In Drug Sentencing

A Philadelphia doctor already serving life in prison for performing rogue abortions has been sentenced to a concurrent 30 years for distributing painkillers.

12/16/2013

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Philadelphia Police Looking Into Murder Suspect’s Past

Philadelphia police are now looking into the past of 36-year-old Jason Smith, who is charged with the murder of Dr. Melissa Ketunuti.

01/25/2013

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