United States Files False Claims Act Complaint Against Home Health Agency and Two of Its Owners
The United States has filed a complaint in intervention against Doctor's Choice Home Care Inc (Doctor's Choice), Timothy Beach, and Stuart Christensen alleging False Claims Act violations arising from the alleged payment of kickbacks in the form of sham medical director agreements and payments to the spouses of referring physicians, the Department of Justice today announced. Doctor's Choice is a home health agency based in Sarasota, Florida. Timothy Beach and Stuart Christensen are partial owners of Doctor's Choice.
- Date:May 24, 2019
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
- Criminal and Civil Actions