Tag Archives: DOH

Going Out AMA


So after months of being too sick to leave the isolation room at Crouse Hospital, I finally started getting out a little. After all, some of the management team—including the Chief Medical Office, Dr. Ronald Stahl—repeatedly told me that I … Continue reading

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I WON!!!


The way I know I won is that the judge turned to me, smiled, and said, “You win.” The Iroquois Nursing Home had the burden of proof, consequently they went first.  I never got to testify because the Iroquois failed … Continue reading

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Starting One Week Ago—Check It Out


The NYS Commission on Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities (CQC) has been supplanted by the NYS Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs.  http://www.justicecenter.ny.gov/ Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of the Justice Center for the Protection … Continue reading

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The Morons at DOH


I don’t know when it went bad.  I turned out my light at 10:00 p.m. but didn’t go to sleep.  Not upset or anything—no idea why I wasn’t sleepy—so I got up and went out to the nurses’ station where … Continue reading

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Shit from Albany


Speaking of “wrong” vendors—Medicaid dispatch appeared to be violating the vendors’ right to fair trade.  One vendor was talking to his lawyer about filing RICO charges against Wayne Freeman, et al.  RICO is the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Law. … Continue reading

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Who Needs Able?


ANNE C WOODLEN                                                  ___  ribs2007@yahoo.com November 23, 2012 Gregory S. Allen, Director Division of Program Development & Management Office of Health Insurance Programs New York State Department of Health Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower Albany, NY 12237 Re:  DOT … Continue reading

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Rome Center a/k/a Stonehedge (Part II)


Rome Center is now under investigation by the NYS Dept. of Health.  The case number is NY00122617.  Please forward this to anyone you know who might want to contribute information to the investigation.  Also, please forward it to anyone you know who might … Continue reading

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