DOJ Seeks 20 Years For Alleged NY Hospital Fraudsters

Law360, New York (October 28, 2010, 2:03 PM EDT) -- Prosecutors have returned a new and harsher indictment against two former executives of New York Presbyterian Hospital and two contractors who allegedly paid them cash kickbacks in exchange for lucrative construction and asbestos abatement jobs.

Between 2000 and 2008, New York Presbyterian’s then-Vice President of Facilities Operations Santo Saglimbeni and then-Director of Facilities Operations Emilio “Tony” Figueroa granted more than $42 million in hospital contracts to Michael Yaron, Moshe Buchnik and their companies, according to a superseding indictment handed down Tuesday in the U.S. District Court...
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