Health Care

Mike Breon helped uncover a kickback scheme at Rite Aid Corp. He took his expertise in fraud prevention and forensic accounting to his own firm Breon & Associates and to the classroom at Bloomsburg University. (Photo: Submitted)

CPA taps in-house expertise to fight fraud

Mike Breon spent part of his 20-year accounting career working to investigate questions from workers – their concerns and their tips about fraud – who had reached out through a company hotline. Now, he has taken his experience with Rite Aid Corp., where he helped uncover a kickback scheme, into the classroom, as well as into private practice.

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Guest view: To energize workforce, try a dash of purpose

The nature of our business is challenging. Caring for and comforting people at the end of life is not always easy. So, what motivates our employees at Hospice & Community Care to continue to deliver quality care and comfort? Having a sense of purpose. Knowing they are making a difference in the lives of people every day at one of the most challenging times in their lives. Here are some ways we create that sense of purpose at our organization:

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Study shows poor health for millennials

Compared to the generation that came before them, millennials are more likely to be depressed, suffer from type 2 diabetes and abuse illicit substances, according to a report analyzing data collected by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association on the 55 million millennials insured by its members nationwide.

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