April 16, 2021
Sandusky physician charged with prescribing medically unnecessary controlled substances and health care fraud
Acting U.S. Attorney Bridget M. Brennan announced that a federal grand jury returned an indictment charging Gregory J. Gerber, 55, of Port Clinton, Ohio, with 51 counts of distribution of controlled substances and two counts of health care fraud.
March 29, 2021
The Ohio Health Physicians Group Heritage College and Ohio Health O’Bleness Hospital are participating in a national study called “Healing Communities” sponsored by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
March 22, 2021
An Ohio physician was sentenced to 40 months in prison this month for his role in illegally distributing controlled substances.
March 1, 2021
An Ohio physician was sentenced to 40 months in prison today for his role in illegally distributing controlled substances.
February 26, 2021
Ohio University professors Berkeley Franz, Ph.D., and Lindsay Dhanani, Ph.D., have continued their research examining how psychology and public health intersect, this time analyzing the effects of physician bias and stigma toward people who misuse opioids.
January 25, 2021
Most doctors will be allowed to prescribe a medication that dramatically improves the odds of patients reaching recovery from opioid addiction under a federal rule change made in the final weeks of the Trump administration.
January 12, 2021
Nearly five years from the date a joint investigation in Marietta netted a federal raid on the city’s brick streets, a former local physician was sentenced to prison this month.