Keyword: Acclarent

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Impact of the Yates memo

Perhaps the biggest healthcare fraud enforcement initiative of 2015 was the release of the Yates memo, which called for more individual accountability in both civil and criminal white-collar cases.
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Bill Facteau

Facteau was charged in April 2105,  alongside Patrick Fabian, Acclarent’s former VP of sales, with felony adulteration and misbranding of a sinus surgery device marketed by Acclarent. Other charges brought down by the Department of Justice included wire fraud and conspiracy.