False Claims Act

Apr 15 | Susan Morse
Sutter admits no liability in settlement; There's a federal lawsuit against health system and…
Jan 24 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Two cases emerged from whistleblower claims about improper billing related to discounted drug prices and insulin pens.
Doctors indicted in 15-year $580M kickback scheme
Jun 19, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Surgeons allegedly were paid millions in exchange for referring spinal surgeries to the…
Signature Healthcare hit with $30M settlement over alleged billing scheme
Jun 12, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
The Kentucky-based skilled nursing provider also allegedly forged pre-admission certifications…
scripps whistleblower lawsuit
Jan 22, 2018 | Beth Jones Sanborn
A whistleblower lawsuit was originally filed by a former Scripps employee about…
DOJ health care fraud
Dec 28, 2017 | Bernie Monegain
$2.4 billion came from healthcare, including high-profile settlements with EHR vendor eClinicalWorks and EpiPen maker…
21st Century Oncology
Dec 13, 2017 | Jessica Davis
After filing for bankruptcy in May, the Florida-based cancer specialty provider also settled with the government for $26 million…
Dec 01, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
DOJ spokesperson said penalty could have been much higher if hospital had not fully cooperated…
Novelion subsidiary to pay $35M over risky cholesterol drug
Sep 26, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Aegerion failed to inform providers of drug's risks outside prescribed usage,…
Physician to pay $580K over Medicare billing
Aug 30, 2017 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Government alleged that Gordon Laird caused false claims to be submitted to Medicare for service…