July 22, 2021
A federal jury on Wednesday convicted Dr. William Bauer of Port Clinton on charges of distributing controlled substances to 14 patients and healthcare fraud.
May 4, 2021
The use of opioids for pain management in workers compensation continues to decline, replaced by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, muscle relaxants and dermatological agents.
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 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.
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.