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MD Appeals Court Upholds State's Physician Self-Referral Ban
A state law prohibiting physicians from referring patients for MRI, CT, and radiation therapy services to providers...
Cardiologist, Cleveland Clinic settle suit over firing
In 2007, cardiologist Jay Yadav sued the Cleveland Clinic, saying he was unjustly fired by the institution for...
Web Exclusive: Alpharma to Pay $42.5M to Resolve Kickback, False Claims Act Allegations
Alpharma Inc. will pay $42.5 million to resolve whistleblower kickback and False Claims Act allegations for its...
Johnson & Johnson is accused of kickbacks on drug sales
The Justice Department charged Johnson & Johnson with paying "tens of millions of dollars in kickbacks"...
Doctor sues Burlington, MA-based Lahey Clinic, says stent issue led to firing
A cardiologist at Burlington, MA-based Lahey Clinic said he was fired for resisting pressure from two top physicians at...
Doctor says he was fired for fighting hospital's ties to Medtronic
Medical device companies like Medtronic have been under fire lately for their deals with doctors who can influence...
Reform bill would reveal fees firms pay to doctors
A proposal requiring drug and medical-device companies to disclose their often-controversial consulting agreements with...
University of Minnesota surgeon's deals with Medtronic draw fire
A top spine surgeon at the University of Minnesota who has reaped more than $1 million consulting for Medtronic Inc. is...
Medical-device suits allege kickbacks
Former employees of several medical-device makers allege in lawsuits unsealed in a Texas federal court that the...
Doctor accused of falsifying studies gave ethics talk
A former Army surgeon at the heart of a scandal over allegedly falsified research gave a lecture last December on...