Health Law Daily Wrap Up, FALSE CLAIMS ACT—E.D. Pa.: Nurse's FCA complaint against residential treatment facility dismissed, (Jan 13, 2022)

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

FCA claims for worthless services billing were not supported.

A federal district court in Pennsylvania dismissed a nurse's False Claims Act (FCA) complaint that alleged Medicare and Medicaid billings for services not provided by the healthcare facility that employed her. The allegations in the complaint were largely ...