Alabama Hospital System and Physician Group Settle FCA Allegations

Thanks to a lawsuit brought by Dr. Christian Heesch, a physician formerly employed by Diagnostic Physicians Group P.C. (DPG), pursuant to the qui tam provisions of the False Claims Act, the group, along with Infirmary Health System Inc. 132 more words

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Detroit Physician Pleads Guilty to Medicare Fraud Scheme

On July 1st, Dr. Walayat Khan pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, according to a DoJ press release.  Court documents alleged that Dr. 108 more words

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I Have Never Been or Felt So Helpless......Until Now....


That is the only fundamental principle I have control of in my life at this time.  I cannot parent my child, or console my siblings.   326 more words

Medtronic, Inc. Settles Allegations of Kickbacks to Physicians

Thanks to a False Claims Act case filed by Adolfo Schroeder, a former employee of Medtronic, the Minnesota-based medical device manufacturer has agreed to pay $9.9 million to settle allegations that the company paid kickbacks to physicians according to a… 118 more words

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