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Centene announced another five states have approved its pending $17B merger with WellCare, bringing total number of approvals to 24.
A New Orleans-based genetic testing company will pay $42.6 million to resolve False Claims Act and kickback allegations.
An Alaska doctor and an advanced nurse practitioner were arrested Wednesday and charged with illegally distributing millions of opioids.
A federal jury found a Texas physician guilty of a $16 million scheme to defraud Medicare by billing for false home health services.
A Virginia physician was sentenced to 40 years in prison for illegally prescribing opioids, including one prescription that caused a woman’s death.
Sen. Chuck Grassley wants to know what HHS and CMS are doing to prevent genetic testing fraud after a massive group of arrests.
Eleven physicians were charged with dispensing opioids through so-called “pill mills” in the second crackdown in the Appalachian area.
Fourteen doctors and other medical professionals were among those charged in fraud cases that totaled $258 million in California, Oregon, and Arizona.
Sixteen medical professionals, including six doctors and seven pharmacists, were among those charged in a Texas healthcare fraud and opioid takedown.
Four people have been charged in a $99 million pharmacy fraud scheme, the Department of Justice announced.