Vascular Solutions Inc. to Pay $520,000 to Resolve False Claims Allegations Relating to Medical Device
Vascular Solutions Inc. (VSI) has agreed to pay $520,000 to resolve allegations that it caused false claims to be submitted to federal health programs by marketing a medical device for the ablation (or sealing) of perforator veins without FDA approval and despite the failure of its own clinical trial, the Justice Department announced today. VSI is a medical device company based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
- Date:July 28, 2014
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
- Criminal and Civil Actions