Dr. James Novak is accused of failure to maintain accurate medical records and unprofessional misconduct following his use of a controversial diabetes treatment.
County misses deadline to finish review of COVID-19 hotel program; guests say shelter effort still flawed
The request for the review follows an inewsource investigation that revealed poor care and oversight issues within the hotel isolation program. The county is paying San Diego State $140,000 to examine the problems.
An inewsource investigation shows that as of mid-May the county and cities of San Diego and Chula Vista have disbursed only 2% of the $211 million in rent relief funds they received this year to help low-income families and landlords.
The claim by the family of Leon Martinez is the only one known to have been filed over a COVID-19 death at the Donovan state prison in Otay Mesa. Martinez was 48 and the youngest of 18 Donovan inmates to die from the virus during a winter outbreak at the prison.
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