WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging a medical doctor, or pharmaceutical company insider to call them at 866-714-6466, if they have well documented proof a drug company is involved in an off labeling scheme that results in Medicare being overbilled, because the rewards for this type of information really can be substantial. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com
The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging medical doctors, or drug company marketing representatives to call them at 866-714-6466, if they have well documented proof a drug company is involved in any type of marketing scheme that could end up overbilling Medicare, because the rewards for this type of information can be in the hundreds of thousands, or millions of dollars. http://CorporateWhistleblowerCenter.Com
As an example in April of 2014 the Justice department announced a pharmaceutical company named Astellas Pharma US Inc. will pay $7.3 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act in connection with its marketing and promotion of the drug Mycamine for pediatric use.
The settlement resolves allegations that, between 2005 and 2010, Astellas allegedly marketed and promoted the sale of Mycamine for pediatric use, which was not a medically accepted indication and, therefore, not covered by federal health care programs. During this time period, the FDA approved Mycamine to treat adult patients suffering from serious and invasive infections caused by the fungus Candida, including infections
|SOURCE Corporate Whistleblower Center|
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