Aegis, Other Rehab Clinics Want Medicare FCA Suit Trimmed

Law360, New York (May 10, 2013, 7:37 PM EDT) -- Aegis Therapies Inc. and several related rehabilitation therapy companies on Friday asked a Georgia federal judge to dismiss all federal government claims in a whistleblower False Claims Act suit accusing them of overbilling Medicare, arguing the allegations aren’t supported by law.

Rehabilitation giant Aegis and a group of six other related rehabilitation companies said the government based its allegations of false claims for speech therapy against all seven defendants on a standard not backed by law, and lacks proof for all remaining claims against five of...
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