REID COLLINS WINS KEY RULING DENYING PROVIDENCE HEALTH & J.A. THOMAS‘S MOTION TO DISMISS CORE QUI TAM CLAIMS EXCEEDING $188 MILLION
In a key ruling on July 16th, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California denied motions to dismiss core qui tam claims against Providence Health and J.A. Thomas brought by Reid Collins client Integra Med Analytics LLC alleging that the hospital group and its clinical documentation improvement consultant caused over $188 million in false claims to be submitted to Medicare in violation of the False Claims Act through systematic upcoding of encephalopathy, respiratory failure, and severe malnutrition.
See Decision here.
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