Houston's Methodist Hospital to Pay U.S. More Than $9 Million to Resolve Allegations of Overcharging Medicare
WASHINGTON, March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Methodist Hospital in Houston has agreed to pay the United States $9.99 million to settle allegations that it defrauded the federal Medicare program, the Justice Department announced today.
The settlement resolves allegations that Methodist impr...
Drug Companies May Be Penalize For Overcharging NHS Tax Payers Money on Branded Drugs
The Nation Health Care System of Britain, the NHS, has been in constant light over the past few years. This focus has become even more acute// |as it tries desperately to repair itself from collapsing.
A recent report by the Office of Fair Trading, has expressed that the NHS may actually be pa...
West Penn Allegheny Health System Files Lawsuit Charging UPMC, Highmark with Conspiracy, Antitrust
... Suit Charges Companies Exploited Community, overcharging
Employers and Driving Up Healthcare Costs
PITTSBURGH, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- West Penn Allegheny Health System (WPAHS) yesterday fi...
Androgel Manufacturers Sued in Class Action for Antitrust Violations
... date yet to be determined.
The suit alleges that the brand name and generic manufacturers conspired to fix and raise the price of Androgel, by overcharging
Plaintiffs and others by millions of dollars and depriving them of cheaper generic versions of the drug. The complaint estimates that hundreds or tho...
U.S. Healthcare Professionals Speak Out on Universal Healthcare and the Presidential Candidates' Platforms
...d to rank them from the most effective to the
least effective. The measures were: capping of doctors' salaries, enacting
laws to prevent insurers from overcharging
doctors for malpractice
insurance, capping profits of the insurance companies who offer the
coverage plans, increasing the use of generic drugs, and c...
Hundreds of Benefit Fund Trustees Question Viability of Rite Aid Pharmacy Benefit Management Company
...its alleging consumer fraud. The charges included selling expired goods, charging higher than the advertised prices at the checkout line and overcharging
the elderly and uninsured. - The most recent consumer fraud suit was filed a year ago by the state of New Jersey. - The company paid $6.7 million...
Microsoft to distribute $224M as part of settlement
...are the result of a proposed settlement in class action lawsuits about whether Microsoft violated Wisconsin's antitrust and unfair competition laws by overcharging
customers for some of its operating systems, word processing, and spreadsheet software.
Under the terms of the settlement, Microsoft would distribu...