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Houston-Based One Step Diagnostic Agrees to Settle False Claims Act Case for $2.6 Million

Houston-based One Step Diagnostic, which operates several medical imaging diagnostic centers around Houston, Texas, has agreed to pay $2.6 million to the federal government in order to settle claims it engaged in unlawful kickbacks and inappropriate financial relationships in violation of the False Claims Act and federal Stark Law. The Department of Justice, in [...]

By | 2018-09-12T12:16:30+00:00 November 25th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|

Spinal Surgeon Pays Millions to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

An Elkhart, Indiana-based spinal surgeon has agreed to pay $2.6 million to settle allegations under the False Claims Act. The surgeon and Texas-based Omni Surgical, L.P. were allegedly engaged in an unlawful kickback scheme in violation of the False Claims Act’s anti-kickback provisions. In general, any claim for reimbursement to a government healthcare agency (e.g., [...]

By | 2018-09-24T15:31:24+00:00 September 17th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|