Category Archives: Guest Author

Grand jury witness fired by Broward Health sues claiming whistleblower retaliation

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org  “A former Broward Health executive secretary has filed a whistleblower suit against the hospital district, alleging she was fired after testifying before the grand jury that indicted her boss, President/Chief Executive Officer Beverly Capasso.” … “Gov. … 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 looks to give fat bonuses to leadership, including two under indictment

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org  “Broward Health is poised to give fat bonuses to its leadership, including two officials who are under indictment.” “With its top leadership under indictment and its top doctors openly warning that mismanagement is affecting healthcare, Broward … Continue reading

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Blame Gov. Rick Scott for Broward Health charade | Editorial

By: Sun Sentinel Editorial Board February 1, 2018 “It speaks volumes about Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s stewardship that his Broward Health appointees chose someone under indictment to be the public hospital system’s permanent CEO. Is anyone surprised that Broward Health … 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 indicts Broward Health’s top leadership for Sunshine law violations

By Dan Christensen, FloridaBulldog.org – A Broward grand jury has indicted Broward Health’s top leadership for Sunshine Law violations. “P.M. UPDATE: Broward Health’s top leadership, including its CEO and board chairman, are named in a four count indictment alleging violations of … 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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