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Medical Device Maker to Pay $18 Million to Settle Allegations of Improper Payments to Physicians

NEWARK, N.J. - A medical device maker has agreed to pay $18 million to resolve allegations that the company caused the submission of false claims to the Medicare, Medicaid, and TRICARE programs by paying kickbacks to physicians and hospitals to induce the use of its products, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of New Jersey and the Department of Justice announced today.


Action Details

  • Date:October 14, 2020
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney's Office, District of New Jersey
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions