32 Hospitals To Pay U.S. More Than $28 Million To Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Related To Kyphoplasty Billing
BUFFALO - Thirty-two hospitals located throughout 15 states have agreed to pay the United States a total of more than $28 million to settle allegations that the health care facilities submitted false claims to Medicare for minimally-invasive kyphoplasty procedures, the Justice Department announced today. The Justice Department has now reached settlements with more than 130 hospitals totaling approximately $105 million to resolve allegations that they mischarged Medicare for kyphoplasty procedures.
- Date:December 18, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions