kickback schemes

Long Island Radiologist to Pay Over $15 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, working with the New Jersey Attorney General and Department of Justice, helped recover over $15 million wrongfully pilfered from taxpayers by an unethical medical imaging corporation.Image source: Wikimedia Commons Fraud in the healthcare industry is reaching alarming levels. Each year, the Department of Justice works in concert [...]

By | 2018-03-27T09:09:11+00:00 March 14th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|

Government Intervenes in False Claims Act Case Against Tenet Healthcare

Atlanta Medical Center is one of several hospitals facing allegations of unlawful kickbacks to obstetric clinics willing to refer undocumented Hispanic women for labor and delivery.Image source: Wikimedia Commons In yet another case involving unlawful patient referrals, Tenet Healthcare Corp. and four of its Southeast-area hospitals are facing allegations of misconduct under the [...]

By | 2018-03-27T09:12:17+00:00 March 6th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|