Attorney General Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Secures $5 Million Settlement with Hospital Chain
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi today announced a multimillion dollar settlement with former hospital chain Health Management Associates, LLC. The settlement resolves allegations that during the period of 2003 through 2011, two HMA hospitals, Charlotte Regional Medical Center and Peace River Medical Center, billed the Florida Medicaid program for services referred by physicians to whom HMA provided remuneration in return for patient referrals.
- Date:December 18, 2018
- Agency:Florida Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies