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Healthcare accounted for bigger portion of 2018 DOJ false claims recoveries – Becker's Hospital Review

Of the $ 2.8 billion the Department of Justice recovered from False Claims Act cases in 2018, $ 2.5 billion involved the healthcare industry, according to the department’s year-end recap. Last year the department recovered $ 3.7 billion in False Claims Act settlements and judgments, with $ 2.4 billion involving the healthcare industry. The largest… Read More »

Blackpool hospital worker held over 'poisoning' claims

A healthcare professional at a hospital has been arrested over the alleged administration of poison or a noxious substance to patients. Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust raised concerns over care to some patients on 8 November, Lancashire Police said. The allegations related to the alleged mistreatment and neglect of some patients on the stroke… Read More »