http://laredosmith.com/wp-content/uploads/site-logo-429x67.png 0 0 http://laredosmith.com/wp-content/uploads/site-logo-429x67.png 2014-11-01 08:00:142022-03-08 16:30:38Newsletter: Healthcare Providers Still At Risk Despite Recent “Worthless Services” Ruling
Newsletter: Healthcare Providers Still At Risk Despite Recent “Worthless Services” Ruling
While healthcare providers may have felt some relief after a recent U.S. Court of Appeals decision regarding “worthless services,” this ruling does not eliminate the risk associated with such claims. In United States ex rel. Absher, et al. v. Momence Meadows Nursing Center, Inc., 764 F. 3d 699 (7th Cir. 2014), the Court overturned a $9 million verditct awarded to two whistleblowers under the federal False Claims Act (FCA).