Genesis HealthCare To Pay $53.6M To Settle FCA Allegations

Law360, New York (June 16, 2017, 6:50 PM EDT) -- Genesis HealthCare Inc., one of the largest providers of skilled nursing and rehabilitation services in the U.S., will pay the federal government $53.6 million to resolve False Claims Act allegations that its subsidiaries provided medically unnecessary and “grossly substandard” care, the U.S. Department of Justice said Friday.

The settlement ends six federal lawsuits and investigations into the possible submission of false claims by companies and facilities acquired by Genesis. The qui tam suits were brought by seven whistleblowers who once worked for those companies, and the...
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