St. Joseph London KY Settles FCA, Stark, Kickback Claims for $16.5M

04/22/2014

St. Joseph-London Hospital in London, Kentucky agreed to reimburse the government $16.5 million dollars to resolve claims they fraudulently billed the government for unnecessary heart procedures and had improper and illegal payment relationships with the doctors. We represent over 250 patients victimized by this medical fraud.

The Poppe Law Firm will continue to do its part to ensure our clients are as well. St. Joseph-Towson, which has the same parent company (Catholic Healthcare Initatives), paid $22 million to settle similar claims in Maryland.