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Stew Lilker’s

Columbia County Observer

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The Lakeshore Hosp Authority & HMA
Following in the footsteps of Gov Scott?

Sunday, July 10, the Palm Beach Post ran an article describing the management style of
Florida's Gov. Rick Scott, the hospital industry and the 1.7 billion dollar Medicare fraud
which occurred when the Gov was in charge of HCA and Solantic. The latest slight of hand
with LSHA reimbursements to HMA/Shands; the unaccountability of the Gov appointed
Authority Board and its unqualified good ol' boy manager, "Jack" Jackson P. Berry make this
mandatory reading. (Editor-Lilker)

Ex-Solantic doctor tells of intense pressure on staff to reap revenue