Daily Archives: June 15, 2012

Payment of $42m by Orthofix in an effort to end up Medicare false-claims investigation

Manufacturer of bone-repair and sports medicine products Orthofix International NV, has consented to pay $42 million to resolve a lawsuit and a six-year criminal probe of accusation that it paid bribe to doctors who used its bone- growth stimulators. The … Continue reading

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Medicare Auction May Face Grave Difficulties

According to a new study by Caltech researchers, Medicare Plan’s new method for buying medical supplies and equipment including wheelchairs, hospital beds, insulin shots and oxygen tanks may confront serious difficulties. The Center for Medicare insurance plan sand Medicaid Services … Continue reading

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