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

In today’s case, we explore a somewhat increasing phenomenon of unlawful and fraudulent billing practices pertaining to palliative (i.e., end of life) care. When it comes to palliative care, Medicaid and Medicare enrollees may receive coverage for hospice services as long as certain criteria are met. Namely, there must be certification from a doctor [...]

By | 2018-09-12T11:29:40+00:00 February 19th, 2015|Healthcare Fraud|