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The Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against West Virginia-based Wheeling Hospital, its CEO Ronald Violi and R&V Associates.
Duke University has settled a whistleblower lawsuit alleging researchers falsified data to obtain federal grant funding.
The U.S. government claimed that turning American medical charts into electronic records would make healthcare better, safer and cheaper.
Two former senior IT executives at Community Health Systems allege the health system submitted hundreds of millions of dollars in false claims to HHS.
The former CEO of a small Texas hospital pleaded guilty to defrauding three of the state’s largest payers out of millions.
A judge sentenced a doctor to life in prison after he was found guilty of unlawfully distributing prescription drugs linked to an overdose death.
Cognizant will pay the SEC a $25 million settlement, while the DOJ indicted two former executives, all related to an alleged bribery scheme in India.
The former CEO of eHealth Technologies is accused of defrauding the company and was indicted on multiple charges by a federal grand jury.
Kaiser lays off 200 employees in Colorado and other healthcare news from around the web.
Federal prosecutors have sent letters warning more than 180 Wisconsin providers about their opioid prescribing levels.