kickback schemes

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

Fraud in the healthcare industry is reaching alarming levels. Each year, the Department of Justice works in concert with several other federal agencies and state-level counterparts to combat this growing trend. The False Claims Act is extremely pivotal in bringing healthcare fraud to light. Given the widespread problem of fraud on the government, it is [...]

By | 2018-09-12T15:38:02+00:00 March 14th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|

Government Intervenes in False Claims Act Case Against Tenet Healthcare

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 False Claims Act. The False Claims Act has been extremely pivotal in bringing kickback schemes to light and continues to hold doctors, hospitals, and pharmaceutical professionals to the highest ethical standards. [...]

By | 2018-09-12T11:32:39+00:00 March 6th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|