FinanceHospital Executive Charged in $1.4B Rural Hospital Billing Scheme
Prosecutors allege that Jorge A. Perez, 60, and nine others exploited federal regulations that allow some rural hospitals to charge...
Ex-Cleveland Clinic Researcher Arrested, Charged with Wire Fraud
Dr. Qing Wang allegedly failed to disclose to NIH that he was also receiving grant money from the Chinese government....
StrategyDOJ, FTC Enforce Antitrust Laws to Protect Physicians, Nurses, and Other Essential Workers
A recently issued joint statement announces diligent efforts to protect workers who are on the front lines of COVID-19 from...
StrategyHarvard to Pay $1.3M to Settle Overbilling Allegations for NIH, HRSA Grants
The university self-disclosed the overcharges to NIH and HRSA by a professor at the T.H. Chan School of Public Health.
StrategyDOJ OKs AmerisourceBergen Pandemic Collaborative
The collaborative is distributing hydroxychloroquine from the government's Strategic National Stockpile to healthcare providers in hard-hit areas.
StrategyMedical Suppliers' Coronavirus Collaborative Clears DOJ Antitrust Review
The collaborative was created under a coronavirus emergency response initiative led by FEMA and HHS.
StrategyFTC, DOJ Issue New Antitrust Procedure and Guidance in Response to COVID-19
With this new procedure in place, response time to partnerships and procompetitive collaboration among health systems and hospitals and outside...
StrategyDOJ Files First Civil Action for Alleged Coronavirus Fraud
Federal Court issues temporary restraining order against website offering fake COVID-19 vaccine.
FinanceTexas Physicians Group Pays $1.2M to Settle False Claims Allegations
A whistleblower complaint alleged that Millennium Physicians Association PLLC billed Medicare for sleep studies conducted by uncredentialed technicians.
StrategySandoz Will Pay $195M to Settle Price Fixing Charges
It's the seventh such settlement reached by DOJ's Antitrust Division in its ongoing probe of the generic pharmaceutical industry.
Clinical CareTufts Medical Center Pledges to Improve Access for Disabled People
A settlement agreement with DOJ aims to put the Massachusetts hospital into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
StrategyGuardian Elder Care to Pay $15.4M to Settle Overbilling Allegations
Guardian directed its nursing facilities in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio to upcharge Medicare at the highest level for medically...