StrategyPurdue Pharma to Pay $8B to Settle Criminal, Civil Charges for Key Role in Opioid Epidemic
The settlement does not release from further criminal charges the Sackler family, owners of Purdue, nor any of company's executives...
StrategyMerit Medical Systems to Pay $18M to Settle Kickback Allegations
Utah-based MSSI for more than six years allegedly paid millions of dollars in kickbacks to healthcare providers in the form...
StrategyWheeling Hospital to Pay $50M to Settle Stark, Anti-Kickback Allegations
The settlement does not mandate a standard, five-year monitoring agreement for the hospital, nor an admission of wrongdoing on the...
StrategyKonica Minolta Healthcare to Pay $500K to Settle False Claims Act Allegations
Federal prosecutors claim that Viztek LLC, a former subsidiary of Konica Minolta, falsely claimed that its EHR software was HHS...
Covid-19Scam Alert: Things a COVID Contact Tracer Wouldn't Say
Grifters are taking advantage of a genuine public health intervention that's crucial to stopping the spread of the novel coronavirus.
FinanceOIG Audit Finds Hospital Upcodes Overbilled Medicare by $1B
Government watchdogs are calling on CMS to recoup the overpayments.
FinanceTeamHealth Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over Hospital, ER Billing Fraud
The lawsuit was filed in the District Court for the Northern District of California late last week.
Covid-19One Federal Agency Was Suing Him for Fraud. Another Paid His Company Millions for Masks.
Court records show the federal government gave $20 million in contracts to a company partly controlled by a man with...
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....
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 Files First Civil Action for Alleged Coronavirus Fraud
Federal Court issues temporary restraining order against website offering fake COVID-19 vaccine.