South Shore Physicians Hospital Organization to Pay $1.775 Million for Alleged Kickbacks for Patient Referrals
BOSTON - The South Shore Physician Hospital Organization (SSPHO) in South Weymouth has agreed to pay $1.775 million to settle allegations of operating a recruitment grant program through which it paid kickbacks to its physician members in exchange for patient referrals. The United States and the Commonwealth will share in this recovery.
- Date:January 20, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions