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Local Physician, Dr. James M. Crumb, and Mobile Based Physician Group, Coastal Neurological Institute, P.C., paid $1.4 million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations

Acting United States Attorney Steve Butler, of the Southern District of Alabama, announced today that Dr. James M. Crumb, a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitative specialist currently practicing in Mobile, Alabama as Mobility Metabolism and Wellness, P.C. (MMW), and Coastal Neurological Institute, P.C. (CNI), a local neurosurgeon physician group, collectively paid $1.4 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act ("FCA") by engaging in fraudulent schemes to maximize payment from the Medicare, Medicaid, and TRICARE health care programs.


Action Details

  • Date:June 22, 2017
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions