HALIFAX HEALTH GETS IN MORE HOT WATER

You probably didn’t think Florida’s Halifax Health could make its situation any worse.  After all, only two months ago Halifax agreed to pay $85 million to settle just the first half of a Medicare fraud case.  That still leaves the second half of the case, now set for trial in July.  With penalties and …

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HELL HATH NO FURY LIKE A SCORNED COMPLIANCE OFFICER

Sally was VP of Corporate Compliance at Holzer Health System. When she looked into Holzer’s heavy use of Life Ambulance, she found that Life provided gifts and lunches to Holzer employees.  She thought that was a violation of the Anti-Kickback Statute and the False Claims Act (FCA).  She also thought that …

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