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Extendicare Settles Allegations of Substandard Care and Unnecessary Therapy

Thanks to two False Claims Act lawsuits, brought pursuant to the qui tam provisions of the act, Extendicare Health Services, Inc. (Extendicare) and its subsidiary Progressive Step Corp. 176 more words

Healthcare Fraud

Suit unsealed over Quest, LabCorp being tackled by whistleblower in 2012.

Quest Diagnostics, LabCorp accused of duplicative testing, billing in recently unsealed suit | The Pathology Blawg

A former phlebotomist for Quest Diagnostics filed a qui tam whistleblower suit on July 27, 2012, alleging her former employer and LabCorp knowingly submitted “false and fraudulent claims to the United States and the State of California…for the same tests, performed on the same day, on the same patient” since at least 2002.   50 more words

Crist Reminds Voters Of Fraud At Scott's Hospital Chain

TALLAHASEE (CBSMiami/AP) – Democratic candidate Charlie Crist has resorted to an old tactic in an effort to beat Gov. Rick Scott.

The Republican-turned-Democrat and former governor is reminding voters that Scott ran a hospital chain that paid $1.7 billion in fines for Medicaid and Medicare fraud. 185 more words


Crist Claims Gov. Scott's Policies Driven By The Dollar

MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) —  Gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist claims Florida Governor Rick Scott’s policies are driven by “the almighty dollar.”

Crist discussed his campaign to seek his old job with his new party during an hour-long interview Tuesday with The Associated Press. 156 more words