U.S. Intervenes in Suit Against Halifax Hospital Involving Stark Law Violations—9/9/11

According to a DOJ news release, the U.S. has partially intervened in a false claims lawsuit against Florida-based Halifax Hospital Medical Center. The allegations state that Halifax violated the Stark Law, which “prohibits a hospital from billing Medicare for services referred by physicians that have an improper financial relationship with the hospital.”

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