Halifax Health settles fraud case

March 03, 2014

Halifax Hospital agreed on Monday to pay a record-setting settlement in a whistle-blower lawsuit that alleged more than a decade of illegal kickbacks to physicians and Medicare fraud.

Halifax and the U.S. Department of Justice reached the tentative agreement just as the jury trial was set to begin in Orlando federal court.

Read more at http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2014-03-03/health/os-halifax-medicare-case-settles-20140303_1_elin-baklid-kunz-jury-trial-tentative-settlement