medicare overpayment

Louisiana-Based Home Healthcare Company Amedisys to Pay $150 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

In addition to paying a $150 million settlement, Amedisys, Inc. has agreed to submit to a corporate integrity agreement as a result of a False Claims Act case.Image source: Wikimedia Commons Amedisys, Inc. and its affiliates have agreed to pay $150 million to the federal government in order to settle allegations of fraud [...]

By | 2018-03-26T05:51:08+00:00 April 30th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|

Proposed Rule Centers on Medicare Overpayment

  New Medicare Part D rules may impose severe False Claims Act penalties against any Plan Sponsor who receives and keeps a Medicare overpayment for prescription drugs.Image source: Wikimedia Commons We often report on the widespread epidemic of healthcare fraud within the United States, particularly occurring in conjunction with Medicare and Medicaid patients. [...]

By | 2014-02-12T21:12:11+00:00 February 12th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|