Two health labs pay for false claims act

April 12, 2015 11:49 PM

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The Health Diagnostics Laboratory and Singulex Inc will have to pay millions of dollars after allegedly bribing doctors so they can get referrals and for doing unnecessary testing and let Medicare pay for it. The case that was brought against them was ‘False Claims Act’.

Apparently, for every referral they get, the doctor who referred gets $10 to $17 as they also waive co-pays and deductibles for the patients.

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