Government's case against HMA alleging kickbacks permitted to go forward Lexology (registration)
- Jul 10, 2014
Relator Ralph Williams, a former chief financial officer of HMA Monroe, a subsidiary hospital of Health Management Associates Inc. (“HMA”), initially brought the case. The Government intervened in this case and in seven other False Claims Act lawsuits ...
Deals of the Day: OneWest, FreshBooks, AvantCredit Fortune
- 14 hours ago
Synlogic Inc., a Cambridge, Mass-based biotechnology company developing ways transform microbes into therapeutics, has raised $29.4 million in a Series A round of funding led by Atlas Venture and New Enterprise Associates. • Beanstalk, a Salt ...
Tenet, HMA Can't Duck Feds' FCA Kickback Suit Law360 (subscription)
- Jun 24, 2014
Law360, Los Angeles (June 24, 2014, 5:42 PM ET) -- A Georgia federal judge on Tuesday rejected Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Health Management Associates Inc.'s bid to dismiss a False Claims Act suit alleging they paid kickbacks for referrals of pregnant ...
Lakeland Regional Medical Center Fears City of Lakeland Will Raise Rent The Ledger
- 46 minutes ago
The cost of its lease payment is a major obstacle in achieving that, said Thompson, chief executive officer of LRMC and president-CEO of its parent company, Lakeland Regional Health System. "Every year, we take $12.1 million out of taking care of sick ...
Will Cases Spur More Focus on 'Disability' — and What Does That Mean for ... Atlantic Information Services, Inc.
- 17 hours ago
An analysis by The AIDS Institute of 36 plans in the state showed that QHPs offered by four plans - Coventry Health Care, Inc., which offers the Florida QHP under the name CoventryOne and is owned by Aetna Inc.; Cigna Corp.; Humana Inc.; and Preferred ...
Hospital Consolidation: Hospital Consolidation Trend to Continue Insurance News Net
- 15 hours ago
... in 20i3 hit a five-year high, despite a nearly 22 percent decline in the number of transactions, which included the acquisition of Health Management Associates by Community Health Systems and the sale of Vanguard Health Systems to Tenet Healthcare .
TekPartners & MedPartners HIM Florida Trend
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TekPartners and MedPartners HIM, the P2P family of companies, is proud to have been named as one of Florida's Best Companies To Work For 2014.
ACO Directory: 268 ACOs in America Becker's Hospital Review
- 10 hours ago
The ACO, which is operated through AtlantiCare Health Solutions, a nonprofit corporation in New Jersey , includes participation from partner payers and independent and employed physicians.