TITLE

Fighting the fraud police

PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer;Jan98, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the efforts of the American Hospital Association to stop the US Congress from using the False Claims Act in fraud investigations of Medicare billing. Alleged use of the law to coerce hospitals to settle false claims allegations rather than attempt a legal defense; Penalties under the False Claims Act.
ACCESSION #
163738

 

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