Twisted Tale: MD Charged In Medicaid Drug Fraud Scheme Once Helped Drug Users
It wasn't "fine", according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. "The oath to 'do no harm' is turned on its head when a doctor's prescription pad is used for drug dealing," New York Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly said in a statement.
Williamson is now free on $250,000 bond. Among other things, authorities ordered her to relinquish her prescription pads.
Joe Cantlupe is a senior editor with HealthLeaders Media Online.
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