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Dermatology Management Company To Pay $8.9 Million To Resolve Self-Reported False Claims Act Liability

A Texas entity that manages and operates dermatology practices, surgical centers, and pathology laboratories across the United States has agreed to pay the United States $8.9 million to resolve allegations, which were self-reported, of potential violations of the Physician Self-Referral Law (the Stark Law) and the Anti-Kickback Statute (AKS), announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Leigha Simonton. The United States contends that these potential violations resulted in liability under the False Claims Act.


Action Details

  • Date:September 13, 2023
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Texas
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions