Dignity Health, one of the five largest hospitals in US has agreed to pay $37 million in order to settle allegations claimed against its 13 of 39 hospitals. The three-state based hospital, commonly known as Catholic Healthcare West, was under contentions of charging extra bills for inpatient care. According to the Justice Department, hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada, could have treated these outpatients with comparatively lesser rates.
“Charging the government for higher cost inpatient services that patients do not need waste the country’s vital health care dollars”, said Acting Assistant Attorney Joyce R. Branda for the Justice Department’s Civil Division. “This department will continue its work to stop abuses of the nation’s hea...
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