Accretive Health Calls Minn. AG's Claims 'Simply Wrong'

Law360, New York (July 3, 2012, 4:44 PM ET) -- Accretive Health Inc. on Monday hammered away at the latest allegations of unethical medical billing practices lobbed by Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, telling a court that a consumer protection lawsuit doesn’t demonstrate illegal conduct and should be thrown out.

The motion to dismiss comes two weeks after Swanson upped the ante in her headline-grabbing battle with Accretive, filing a new complaint in which patients allege being shaken down for payment while they bled profusely or had tubes inserted in their throats.

“Many of these so-called...
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Minnesota, State of v. Accretive Health, Inc.


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0:12-cv-00145

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Minnesota

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Richard H. Kyle

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January 18, 2012

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