South Carolina Hospital to Pay $17 Million to Resolve False Claims Act and Stark Law Allegations
The Lexington County Health Services District Inc. d/b/a Lexington Medical Center located in West Columbia, South Carolina, has agreed to pay $17 million to resolve allegations that it violated the Physician Self-Referral Law (the Stark Law) and the False Claims Act by maintaining improper financial arrangements with 28 physicians, the Department of Justice announced today.
- Date:July 28, 2016
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
- Criminal and Civil Actions