Pharmaceutical manufacturer Johnson & Johnson has agreed to settle Medicaid fraud claims filed by a Chicago whistleblower.Bernard Lisitza worked as a pharmacist for Omnicare. It’s one of the largest pharmacy supplying drugs to nursing homes.
Nurse practitioners at clinics in Walgreen drug stores in Illinois are taking steps to form a union.The Illinois Nurses Association announced Thursday it has agreed to represent approximately 180 nurse practitioners who work in Take Care Clinics in the Chicago area, Rockford and Peoria.
This recession has witnessed the return of the piggy bank, the money-filled shoebox, the savings account. With employment dipping and credit tightening, people are not terribly keen to spend terribly much. So how are retailers going to wrestle away money from the hoarding hordes?