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Michigan-based Genesys Health System agrees to pay $669,413 settlement in fraud lawsuit

The Flint Journal, December 29, 2009

The U.S. Justice Department announced that Michigan-based Genesys Health System has agreed to pay $669,413 to settle a lawsuit alleging that the healthcare provider submitted fraudulent claims to Medicare. The Justice Department alleged that Genesys violated the False Claims Act by billing Medicare for higher evaluation and management services than were actually given to cardiology patients.