Treatment Facilities Resolve Kickback Allegations

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Oglethorpe Inc. and its three Ohio facilities, Cambridge Behavioral Hospital, Ridgeview Behavioral Hospital, and The Woods at Parkside, will pay $10.25 million to resolve alleged violations of the False Claims Act. The settlement resolves allegations that the defendants provided free long-distance van transportation to patients to induce them to seek treatment at the defendants’ facilities and then submitted claims for services provided to these patients. Read a Department of Justice press release.




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