Diagnostic Co. Settles Whistleblower FCA Suit For $17.5M

Law360, New York (September 25, 2013, 3:18 PM EDT) -- California-based Kan-Di-Ki LLC has agreed to pay $17.5 million to settle a whistleblower's False Claims Act suit, putting to rest allegations the diagnostic services provider wrongfully doled out kickbacks in exchange for referrals of services it billed to state and federal health care programs, authorities said Wednesday.

The settlement brings to a close a 2010 suit accusing Kan-Di-Ki of wrongly providing discounts to certain inpatient nursing facilities in exchange for the facilities' referral of Medicare-funded outpatient business to Kan-Di-Ki, the Justice Department announced on Wednesday....
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United States of America et al v. Kan-Di-Ki LLC


Case Number

2:10-cv-00965

Court

California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

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Josephine L. Staton

Date Filed

February 9, 2010

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