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Everett Fire Department Reaches $200K Settlement With DOJ To Resolve Overbilling Medicaid For Medical Transports

Washington – The U.S. Department of Justice, the Washington State Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, and the City of Everett Fire Department (EFD) today settled all claims that EFD had been overbilling government programs for medical transports, announced U.S. … Continue reading

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United States Reaches $1M Settlement With Krystal Medical Associates To Resolve False Claim Allegations

Baltimore, Maryland – Nwaehihie H. Onyeaghala, M.D., an internist in Glenn Dale, Maryland, that operates his medical practice in a limited liability corporation named Krystal Medical Associates, LLC, has agreed to pay the United States $1,000,000.00 to settle allegations that … Continue reading

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Federal Grants Cut For Teen Pregnancy Prevention Programs

Federal grants that support the Teen Pregnancy Program, established during the Obama administration, have been cut nationwide. Groups that receive the grants are concerned such a cut could have a negative impact on teen pregnancy, which declined steadily over the … Continue reading

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Data Breach Is More Common In The Major Teaching Hospitals

According to a new study, depending on the hospital you choose your privacy may be at risk. There are currently 311 major teaching hospitals in the United States, which are affiliated with medical schools that train future doctors. The new … Continue reading

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