False Claims Act

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Apr 28, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Feds say Medical Center of Central Georgia billed Medicare for short-stay inpatient visits that…
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Apr 23, 2015 | Susan Morse
ManorCare pressured skilled nursing facility administrators and rehabilitation therapists to meet unrealistic financial goals…
Healthcare fraud
Apr 17, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Healthcare Finance has created a timeline of notable healthcare frauds in 2014, using data from Nashville-based Bass, Berry & Sims.
Dialysis machine
Mar 31, 2015 | Susan Morse
In October 2014 ,the company agreed to pay $350 million and another $39 million in civil forfeiture to resolve claims…
AstraZeneca building
Feb 13, 2015 | Susan Morse
Department of Justice alleges AstraZeneca paid Medco Health Solutions in exchange for Medco maintaining Nexium's…
Alta Vista Regional Hospital
Feb 02, 2015 | Henry Powderly
Suit claimed the hospital operator illegally donated money to New Mexico counties in return for higher…
Oct 23, 2014 | Anthony Brino
Flexing its anti-kickback muscles, the federal government is clamping down hard on some profit-focused patient referral and…
May 27, 2014 | Anthony Brino
The release of Medicare's payments to doctors could impact medical practices and health systems in a lot of ways,…
Apr 16, 2014 | Anthony Brino
The newly available data on Medicare physician reimbursement may bolster would-be whistle-blowers, but health systems and…
Dec 27, 2013 | Stephanie Bouchard
In 2013, $2.6 billion of the $3.8 billion the DOJ recovered under the False Claims Act were related to healthcare fraud.