Keyword: Prem Reddy

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Prem Reddy

In the latest update to the ongoing case, the Department of Justice joined the whistleblower suit in May, after its investigation found evidence that Prem Reddy, founder of Prime Healthcare Services, pressured emergency physicians to admit patients who did not need inpatient care.
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Special report: 11 notorious healthcare leaders in 2016

As the people at the top of healthcare organizations, executives are expected to be a positive example for employees and inspire staff to work up to their full potential. Easier said than done for some, as there are execs at hospitals and health systems, health insurance companies, medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies who tarnish their reputation and standing within the community. We've rounded the misdeeds and misadventures of 11 healthcare leaders in this special report.