Arising from Stark Law Improprieties On September 13, 2017 the Justice Department announced that MediSys Health Network Inc. (“MHS”) agreed to pay $4 million to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by engaging in improper financial relationships with referring physicians. MHS owns and operates Jamaica Hospital Medical Center and Flushing Hospital and Medical Center in Queens, New York. The settlement resolves allegations that the MHS hospitals submitted false claims to the Medicare program for services rendered to patients referred by physicians with whom the MHS hospitals had compensation arrangements that did not comply with the requirements of
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