If things are not bead enough with the stingy silicon billionaires up in this area with nobody contributing and the hospital facing a huge shortfall of money, now we have this..the hospital is a county facility right in the heart of the big Silicon companies and I never see any mention of anything going here. Now this doctor takes money donated for cancer research and pockets a bunch of it, even mad his parents house payments the report says. Now this doctor is not in the poor house and you can read the article that talks about his income and the package of money he just received when he quit, a bit under 100k.
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center Projecting Close to a $24 Million Dollar Shortfall–Can’t the Billionaires of Silicon Valley Help Their Hospitals Out a Little, Tattoo Parlor Fee Increases Won’t Cover It
The hospital caught on to the scam after the radiology doctor had resigned. BD
Here’s the video that tells more. BD
SAN JOSE (KPIX 5) — A former doctor at a South Bay hospital is accused of taking money intended for cancer research to pay his own bills.
According to authorities, 45-year-old Dr. Tri Minh Do has been charged with felony misappropriation of public funds. Do recently resigned from Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose.
Investigators said Do received checks from the American College of Radiology to head a cancer research study. According to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office, the radiologist pocketed more than $46,000.
According to the hospital, Do earned $293,000 in base pay last year. He also received a $93,000 lump sum when he cashed out his vacation and sick leave.