Navigation Links
Parker Waichman LLP Applauds Whistleblower’s Efforts to Compel Recovery of $120M from Omnicare for Allegedly Defrauding Medicare
Date:10/24/2013

New York, New York (PRWEB) October 24, 2013

Parker Waichman LLP, a national law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of individuals against fraud, extols the successful efforts of whistleblower Donald Gale, who filed the lawsuit that compelled Omnicare to pay the U.S. government $120 million to settle allegations that it had been giving nursing homes huge markdowns on prescription drugs in exchange for patient referrals that the company allegedly used to defraud Medicare (USA ex rel. Gale v. Omnicare Inc., U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, Case No. 1:2010-cv-00127). The lawsuit against Omnicare — the company has not admitted liability — was scheduled to go to trial next week, on Oct. 28, according to an Oct. 23 Bloomberg report. As for the specific charges in the lawsuit, according to court papers, Omnicare allegedly provided select nursing homes with deep discounts on prescription drugs for inpatients covered under Medicare Part A, a federal program that pays these facilities a fixed fee per patient, per day, for the patient’s first 100 days. The nursing homes, in return, allegedly gave referrals of other patients whom Omnicare could bill against other public insurance programs, according to court papers.

The Civil War-era False Claims Act provides whistleblowers with protection and the opportunity for compensation. Amendments added to the Act in 1986 helped to incentivize whistleblowers to come forward, primarily by raising the amounts that can be charged for damages and penalties. As a result, whistleblowers can be awarded millions of dollars today; between 15% and 30% of the amount recovered by the government. The False Claims Act perm
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. San Bruno, CA Dentist Dr. Bradley Parker Receives Top Reviews for New Laser Assisted Dental Treatments
2. YourPleasurableSecrets.com, a leading retailer of Pipedream Products, Adult Toys & Novelties, is replenishing their lineup of adult movies Kay Parker has starred in.
3. In Light of Alleged Deceptive Marketing Claims Made by Drug Makers, Parker Waichman LLP Addresses Issues Allegedly Related to the Safety and Effectiveness of Plavix
4. Da Vinci Robotic Surgery Lawsuit: Parker Waichman LLP Responds to Doctor’s Testimony Alleging Intuitive Surgical’s Robotic Device Contributed to a Man’s Death
5. Wisconsin Woman Alleges She was Injured by Transvaginal Mesh Devices in Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP
6. Parker Waichman LLP Files Class Action Lawsuit on Behalf of Consumers Who’ve Purchased Azek Decking
7. Texas Woman Alleges Actos Caused her Bladder Cancer, Parker Waichman LLP Files Lawsuit on Victim’s Behalf
8. In Light of New Research Findings, Parker Waichman LLP Warns about Risk of Texting While Driving
9. New York Woman Suffers Injuries Allegedly Due to Boston Scientific’s Transvaginal Mesh Device, Lawsuit Filed by Parker Waichman LLP
10. Missouri Man Alleges Five Years of Actos Use Caused his Bladder Cancer; Parker Waichman LLP Files Lawsuit on Victim’s Behalf
11. Parker Waichman LLP Responds to an Intuitive Surgical Notice that the da Vinci Surgical Robot, Due to a Defect, Can Electrically Burn a Patient During Surgery
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Carinsurancesavings.biz has released a new blog post ... insurance . , Purchasing an accidental death and dismemberment ... This type of rider provides benefits if the insured dies ... a lesser form of life insurance. , AD&D is ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... New York, NY (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... American College of Sports Medicine flagship journal Medicine ... supplementation with L-Citrulline before exercise may help reduce ... strenuous exercise. 1 , Participants in the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 23, 2015 Recently, Weddingshe.com has added many ... has announced its highest annual revenues in the past three ... popular glamorous wedding dresses. , According to the sales manager ... dress promotions for them in 2015. This point can be ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 Four years since the release of their ... with the marriage of Avasa & Matthew Love – the duo ... scheduled for release through White Swan Records on February 24, 2015. ... a sacred path available to all of us to walk out ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 EBSCO Information Services (EBSCO) ... their relationship in an effort to further promote visibility and ... EBSCO has long made AMA journals available via its subscription ... The JAMA Network. , Long known as both ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Can Be Purchased at Low Prices Online 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:Weddingshe Announces A Special Offer On Its Popular Glamorous Wedding Dresses 2Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 2Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 3Health News:THE ROAD by Avasa & Matthew Love -- A New Album 4Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 2Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 3Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 4
... survivors address issues of sexual dysfunction with their patients, ... (MGH) researchers. In their article appearing in a ... of General Internal Medicine , now available online, the ... to a survey indicated they rarely or never discussed ...
... continue to push for progress , WEDNESDAY, Oct. 21 ... levels,a new report shows. , A record number of vaccines ... and more than 80 new vaccines are in late-stage clinical ... by the World Health Organization, UNICEF and the World Bank. ...
... ... ... the new report on the state of the world,s vaccines and immunization launched by the ... exactly what the United Nations Foundation strives to achieve. As a proud ...
... to Support Minimally Invasive Treatment in Those With Blocked Leg ... Vascular and Interventional Radiology , FAIRFAX, Va., Oct. ... PAD) -- with healthy lifestyle changes -- remains vital to ... Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. And while PAD can ...
... attest, high school can be filled with difficult challenges, both ... prom or filling out college applications, stress can be high ... Va., native Dalton Clark, a challenge beyond his imagination emerged ... and suddenly, typical high school hurdles paled in comparison. ...
... University of Nottingham say our stress levels at work peak when ... as we head towards retirement. In the first comprehensive ... carried out in Britain researchers from the Institute of Work, Health ... working lives can stay with us well into retirement. The ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sexual problems rarely addressed by internists caring for cancer survivors 2Health News:Worldwide Vaccine Availability Reaches All-Time High: Report 2Health News:Statement by Dr. Daniel Carucci, Vice President for Global Health for the United Nations Foundation on the Launch of the State of the World's Vaccines and Immunization Report 2Health News:Statement by Dr. Daniel Carucci, Vice President for Global Health for the United Nations Foundation on the Launch of the State of the World's Vaccines and Immunization Report 3Health News:Lifestyle Changes Remain Important in Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) 2Health News:Lifestyle Changes Remain Important in Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) 3Health News:Lifestyle Changes Remain Important in Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) 4Health News:Lifestyle Changes Remain Important in Fighting Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD) 5Health News:'Inspired by Diabetes' U.S. National Contest Winners Reveal Unique Challenges but Common Resolve in the Face of Diabetes 2Health News:'Inspired by Diabetes' U.S. National Contest Winners Reveal Unique Challenges but Common Resolve in the Face of Diabetes 3Health News:'Inspired by Diabetes' U.S. National Contest Winners Reveal Unique Challenges but Common Resolve in the Face of Diabetes 4Health News:'Inspired by Diabetes' U.S. National Contest Winners Reveal Unique Challenges but Common Resolve in the Face of Diabetes 5Health News:'Inspired by Diabetes' U.S. National Contest Winners Reveal Unique Challenges but Common Resolve in the Face of Diabetes 6Health News:Older workers are the healthy 'survivors' of the workplace 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... RMD ) today announced results for its quarter ended ... a 10 percent increase compared to the quarter ended December ... basis). Net income was $91.2 million, an increase of 5 ... earnings per share for the quarter were $0.64, an increase ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Calif. , Jan. 22, 2015  Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ... full year 2014 financial results on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, after ... followed by a conference call with the investment community at 2 ... Robert A. Bradway , chairman and chief executive officer, and other ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Jan. 22, 2015  Profil Institute for Clinical Research, Inc., ... obesity, announced today a new textbook,  Translational Research Methods ... Springer, a leading global scientific publisher. The ... techniques for use in early phase clinical studies of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 2ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 3ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 4ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 5ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 6ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 7ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 8ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 9ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 10ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2015 11Amgen Announces Webcast of 2014 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results 2New Textbook "Translational Research Methods for Diabetes, Obesity and Cardiometabolic Drug Development" Provides Critical Review Of Current And Emerging Clinical Investigation Methods 2New Textbook "Translational Research Methods for Diabetes, Obesity and Cardiometabolic Drug Development" Provides Critical Review Of Current And Emerging Clinical Investigation Methods 3
... , Oct. 5 Health Strategies Group, ... and biotechnology professionals, has launched a new suite ... essential insights into the complex institutional market, which ... facilities. Offering one-stop convenience, the services give marketers ...
... (Nasdaq: UCTT ), a leading developer and supplier ... solar, and medical device industries, today announced the resignation of ... will immediately begin a search to identify a qualified candidate ... for his service to Ultra Clean and we wish him ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Health Strategies Group Introduces New One-Stop Suite of Intelligence Services for Optimizing Marketing and Sales Resources in the Institutional Channel 2Health Strategies Group Introduces New One-Stop Suite of Intelligence Services for Optimizing Marketing and Sales Resources in the Institutional Channel 3
... Hemaway Original attacks dried blood, tissue, ... in hard to reach places such as ... reducing the need for scrubbing. Hemaway Original ... but gentle enough to be used everyday. ...
... Hemaway Enzymatic Foam is the ready-to-use, pre-cleaning ... and rubber. ,Hemaway Enzymatic Foam ... prevent corrosion. It's perfect for use in ... immediately available. Getting a head start with ...
... Duo-Klenz is the low-foaming detergent and ... cycle of pressurized washers. Duo-Klenz ... medical and surgical instruments. Highly concentrated, ... while safely lubricating surgical instruments -- all ...
... Traps grip the patients finger snugly. Wrap the ... Stainless Steel Finger Trap for an extra secure ... traps create a complete upper extremity traction system ... ISI Advanced Universal K Table. Stainless Steel Finger ...
Medicine Products: