Tag Archives: False Claims

Justice Department Investigating Doctor Owned Device Distributorship

Federal investigators are pursuing what may be the first enforcement action against a surgeon involved in a controversial type of medical device firm known as a physician-owned distributorship. The probe follows scrutiny by the government into the impact of these … Continue reading

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Justice Department Investigating Doctor Owned Device Distributorship

Indian-American Diagnostic Imaging Firm to pay $15M to Resolve Fraud Claims

A diagnostic firm founded by an Indian-American physician, will pay over USD 15 million to the federal government to resolve allegations that it falsely billed for health tests that were never performed. Diagnostic Imaging Group (DIG) has agreed to pay … Continue reading

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Indian-American Diagnostic Imaging Firm to pay $15M to Resolve Fraud Claims

Rockford Physician Arrested on Charge of Healthcare Fraud

A Rockford physician whose license was suspended this month was arrested on a federal complaint alleging healthcare fraud.  Charles S. DeHaan, 59, of Belvidere, IlL, was charged with engaging in a scheme to defraud Medicare. The complaint alleges that DeHaan … Continue reading

Posted in NEWS | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Rockford Physician Arrested on Charge of Healthcare Fraud