TITLE

Big cases

PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Crain's Detroit Business;2/20/2012, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p0014
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the lawsuit between U.S. ex rel James Wagel v. GE Healthcare, Amersham plc et al. A business unit of Connecticut-based General Electric Co. agreed to pay more than 24 million dollars to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and 5.1 million dollars to a Michigan representative of competitor Bristol-Myers Squibb, to settle allegations of overbilling for the drug Myoview.
ACCESSION #
72698976

 

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