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Compliance Perspectives: California Case Illustrates Lab’s Liability Risks for “Causing” MDs to Submit False Claims

by | Oct 28, 2019

False Claims Act (FCA), 101: Knowingly submitting a false claim to Medicare or another federally funded health care program is a violation. But what’s lesser known is that your lab can also be liable for an FCA violation without actually submitting a claim. How? Answer: By “causing” a third party to submit a false claim. […]

False Claims Act (FCA), 101: Knowingly submitting a false claim to Medicare or another federally funded health care program is a violation. But what’s lesser known is that your lab can also be liable for an FCA violation without actually submitting a claim. How? Answer: By “causing” a third party to submit a false claim. […]

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