Monthly Archives: October 2015

Millenium Health Settles for $256 Million, Enters Corporate Ingetrity Agreement with DHHS OIG

Posted on October22, 2015
The government’s case—which emerged from a series of whistleblower suits—alleges Millennium provided unnecessary tests from 2008 through this May. The government says the company encouraged doctors to order broad ranges of tests—which add up to bigger payments—rather than tailoring test orders to individual patients. Millennium Health agreed to pay $256 million to resolve government allegations that it billed Medicare for unnecessary tests. As part of the settlement, the company has entered into a corporate-integrity agreement with the Department of Health…
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