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South Bay Doctor Settles Federal Lawsuit Alleging He Accepted Illegal Kickbacks for Patient Referrals to Gardena Hospital

LOS ANGELES – A Hawthorne-based physician has settled allegations that he violated the False Claims Act by receiving kickbacks and other improper payments in exchange for referring patients to Memorial Hospital of Gardena, the Justice Department announced today.


Action Details

  • Date:March 3, 2021
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney’s Office, Central District of California
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions