By David Mittleman

Man’s Dream Evaporates as Big Pharma Steps into the Picture

T. Mark Jones had a dream, and an admirable one at that, that he and his partners turned into a reality.  Jones, a registered nurse, delivered HIV treatment starting in the late 1980s to patients near death who did not want to die in a hospital or other healthcare facility.  However, when a pharmaceutical chain entered the picture in 1991 and opened an AIDS clinic in the Key West area, his dream job began to unravel.  Unfortunately, his job became obsolete and he was eventually forced to move his wife and …read more