Key FCA Developments For Health Care In 2014

Law360, New York (December 8, 2014, 6:43 PM EST) -- On Nov. 20, 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice announced settlements and judgments for False Claims Act cases totaling $5.7 billion (compared to $3.8 billion in fiscal year 2013), $2.3 billion of which was derived from the health care sector.[1] Earlier this fall, the DOJ announced that all new FCA qui tam complaints will be automatically reviewed by both the DOJ's criminal division and its civil division — the criminal division no longer being reliant on referrals for potential prosecution.[2] With this enforcement background, 2014 is marked by a number of key FCA developments that are significant to the health care...

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