US HEALTHCARE FRAUD

  • US: Indianorigin physician indicted in $12 mn fraud November 20, 2012

    New York: An Indianorigin physician in New York has been indicted on charges of perpetrating a $12 million healthcare fraud scheme and faces up to 30 years in prison if convicted. Uticabased physician Dilip Kachare, 58, has pleaded not guilty to the charges and was released on his own recognizance...
  • Glaxo settles healthcare fraud case for $3 billion July 3, 2012

    Washington: GlaxoSmithKline Plc agreed to plead guilty to misdemeanor criminal charges and pay $3 billion to settle what government officials on Monday described as the largest case of healthcare fraud in US history. The agreement, which still needs court approval, would resolve allegations that the British drugmaker broke US laws in...