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Prime says feds can’t use False Claims to question physician judgment

Prime Healthcare blasted the U.S. Justice Department for using a whistle-blower lawsuit to challenge physician judgment over inpatient and outpatient hospital admissions and called for the $50 million complaint to be thrown out. Prime said CMS’ standards for inpatient and … Continue reading

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Elder Care Company Placed Thousands Of Seniors Into Nursing Homes To Defraud Medicare And Medicaid

The head of more than 30 assisted-living facilities in Florida has been charged for defrauding Medicare and Medicaid of more than $1 billion over the last 14 years — the largest case of health care fraud ever handled by the U.S. Department of Justice. Continue reading

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