Compliance & Legal

California judge skeptical eliminating subsidies would hurt consumers
Oct 24, 2017 | Ngoc Nguyen, Kaiser Health News
A federal judge expressed skepticism that President Trump's decision to halt certain insurance subsidies would…
Judge reverses $417 million talc verdict against Johnson & Johnson
Oct 23, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Judge cited errors and inadequate evidence from both the defense and prosecution, as well as jury misconduct.
Cleveland Clinic fraud
Oct 20, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Wisam Rizk, of Westlake, Ohio allegedly caused incorporation of shell company, paid kickbacks for Fingerhut's…
Oct 18, 2017 | Susan Morse
Court found no proof that UnitedHealth officers signed off on Medicare Advantage data they knew to be false.
Oct 18, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Staten Island physicians, Yonkers internist took thousands in cash kickbacks in return for sending blood samples to New…
Oct 17, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Texas man certified himself with CMS as healthcare provider allegedly to bill insurance carrier for services, made more…
HIPAA breach
Oct 16, 2017 | Susan Morse
New York City insurer joins Aetna and CVS CareMark in suffering HIPAA breach based on these types of envelopes.
Oct 12, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
Gary Fingerhut may get up to four years in federal prison for the scheme.
Oct 09, 2017 | Clay Masters, Kaiser Health News
In addition to the lawsuit, complaints about Medicaid from hospitals, doctors and patients have spiked in Iowa over coverage and payments.
CEO hit with $667K penalty, jail time for stealing Medicaid funds
Oct 09, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Former Benchmark Healthcare chief pocketed money while residents did not receive…