Category Archives: Guest Author

Is Someone You Know a Suicide Risk?

How to Identify If Someone Is at Risk of Suicide Suicide affects everyone. It is not restricted to a specific demographic, race, gender, or age group. The pain and suffering it causes within communities are universal. It can be a … Continue reading

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Taxpayers’ tab for Broward Health’s lawyers (not counting defense of indicted leaders)

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – …The taxpayer’s tab for Broward Health’s lawyers this year is nearly $1 million more this year than in 2017, with annual legal expenses now budgeted at more than $6.1 million. …A request for information about … Continue reading

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Broward Health goes dark; Gov. Scott clams up

By Dan Christensen, Florida Bulldog.org – Things are getting stranger at Broward Health. On Friday, the taxpayer subsidized public hospital system began refusing to provide requested public information. On Monday, the governor’s office declined to explain why Rick Scott hasn’t … Continue reading

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Broward Health Fiasco: Nurses Get Peanuts, While Bureaucrats Get Huge Bonuses

From BrowardBeat.com BY BUDDY NEVINS …”A hospital system hemorrhaging millions will hand out bonuses to already well-paid administrators.” “Nurses will get crumbs off the table….while they still deal with bedpans.” “Broward Health commissioners need to be reminded of the system’s … Continue reading

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Broward Health: More whistleblowing and Thursday’s board meeting of the indicted

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – More whistleblowing at Broward Health as board meeting with indicted commissioners and counsel draws near. …”The latest case, filed in Broward Circuit Court Dec. 8, accuses Broward Health, through General Counsel Lynn Barrett, of firing … Continue reading

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Gov. Rick Scott leaves indicted leaders in office | Editorial

Sun-Sentinel Editorial “Gov. Rick Scott last year suspended two Broward Health board members based on a letter from his inspector general. He should similarly suspend two board members indicted by a grand jury last week on charges of conspiring to … Continue reading

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Grand jury could ‘indict them all’ soon for Sunshine Law violations at Broward Health

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – A state grand jury could ‘indict them all’ for Sunshine Law violations at Broward Health “A state grand jury investigation of alleged Sunshine Law violations at taxpayer-supported Broward Health appears to be wrapping up, and … Continue reading

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Gov Scott, his lobbyist pal, a big nursing home deal and a change of heart at AHCA

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – Gov. Rick Scott, his lobbyist friend, a multi-million dollar nursing home deal and a change of heart at AHCA. “… Rubin is Scott’s long-time friend and past business partner. In September, he was accused in … Continue reading

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Broward Health CEO finalists; backgrounds raise questions

 From Sun-Sentinel David Fleshler  Contact Reporter  “Two finalists for the job of chief executive officer of Broward Health left their previous jobs under unexplained circumstances. Of the rest, most are between jobs.” “The six finalists come from hospital systems around the United States, … Continue reading

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Broward grand jury hears witnesses in criminal probe of Broward Health

By Dan Christensen and Buddy Nevins – A Broward grand jury is hearing witnesses in a criminal probe of long troubled Broward Health. Source: Broward grand jury hears witnesses in criminal probe of Broward Health “A Broward grand jury began … Continue reading

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