Health Law Daily Wrap Up, FALSE CLAIMS ACT—6th Cir.: Whistleblower's retaliation lawsuit against hospital dismissed as untimely, (Jan 11, 2022)

By Kenneth H. Ryesky, M.B.A., J.D.

Cause of action accrued when hospital made its decision, not when it communicated the decision.

A podiatrist's lawsuit against a hospital for the nonrenewal of his hospital staff privileges was dismissed as untimely. After several biennial approval renewals of his staff privileges, the hospital's Medical Executive C ...