Citrus County

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Three hospitals in Marion and Citrus counties are challenging a state decision to sign off on a new 66-bed hospital in Marion County, according to documents posted Thursday on the state Division of Administrative Hearings website. 

Citrus County, Florida

A billboard at the county line advertises home health care services. Local churches try to create a feeling of belonging for elderly members who may be disconnected from family up north. Lawyers and accountants make house calls like doctors. Elderly residents get ferried to stores by a fleet of county minivans.

Welcome to Citrus County, Florida, where more than a third of residents are senior citizens, one of the highest rates in the nation.

Dr. Daniel McIntire is no stranger to law enforcement, from a 2004 Broward arrest for kidnapping and sexual battery arrest to a 2011 arrest at a Pasco County pill mill, the Tampa Bay Times reports. But McIntire never did time or lost his medical license.