hospice fraud

Compassionate Care Hospice of New York Agrees to $6.5 Million False Claims Act Settlement

New York’s Compassionate Care Hospice has settled with the New York Attorney General’s Office and has agreed to pay $6.5 million to settle allegations it failed to meet several end-of-life care criteria requirements set forth by Medicare and Medicaid.Image source: Wikimedia Commons As we have previously reported on [...]

By | 2018-03-25T14:32:28+00:00 March 17th, 2015|Healthcare Fraud|

Good Shepherd Hospice Inc. to Pay $4 Million Amid False Claims Act Allegations

An Oklahoma-based hospice company with facilities across the Midwest has agreed to settle claims of fraudulent billing practices. The case was handled by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Missouri.Image source: Wikimedia Commons In today’s case, we explore a somewhat increasing phenomenon of unlawful and [...]

By | 2018-03-26T04:16:34+00:00 February 19th, 2015|Healthcare Fraud|