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Federal authorities to stop fraud in healthcare programs

It is widely known that in PR, there is a great deal of healthcare fraud, as many citizens under-report their income to qualify for free medical care.  Doctors and dentists in PR have told me that it’s easier for the … Continue reading

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Why people wait more than a year to see a doctor in Puerto Rico

  http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/usa-puertorico-healthcare Take a Number Why people wait more than a year to see a doctor in Puerto Rico By Robin Respaut Filed Oct. 11, 2016, 2 p.m. GMT Physicians are fleeing the island as a financially strapped healthcare system, … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico now exempt from Obamacare

http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-07-20/white-house-quietly-exempts-45-million-people-5-territories-obamacare?page=1 White House ‘Quietly’ Exempts 4.5 Million People In 5 “Territories” From Obamacare Submitted by Tyler Durden on 07/20/2014 21:52 As WSJ reports, last week’s geopolitical chaos and distraction was ideal for a news dump, and the White House didn’t … Continue reading

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Walgreens Pharmacy and CVS Pharmacy Drugstore locations in Puerto Rico

Walgreens Pharmacy has a much bigger store footprint than CVS Pharmacy, with more than twice the number of stores as CVS in Puerto Rico.  Some of both CVS and Walgreens are open 24 hours.  If not, they usually close around … Continue reading

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