Kickback

PharMerica, Kindred settle in Amgen kickback lawsuit

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PharMerica Corp. and Kindred Healthcare have agreed in principle to out-of-court settlements in a whistleblower suit that implicated the companies in alleged massive kickback schemes involving a popular anemia treatment medicine.

Citing 'thin' evidence of wrongdoing, judge moves $10 million nursing home kickback case closer to trial

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The government has presented "thin" evidence against a nursing home therapy provider in a high-profile whistleblower case, but a jury still might reasonably find the therapy company guilty of paying kickbacks, a federal judge recently ruled.

Nursing home operators settle Omnicare kickback case for $5 million

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Two former nursing home executives have agreed to pay $5 million to settle a whistleblower lawsuit involving long-term care pharmacy giant Omnicare Inc., according to the Chicago Tribune.

David fights on after long-term care Goliath decides to bow out

David fights on after long-term care Goliath decides to bow out

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The headlines were big. Really big. And they involved a long-term care corporate giant settling yet another lawsuit. But they didn't tell the story I really wanted to know about. And that you probably want to know about, too.

Johnson & Johnson appeal denied, kickback case moves on in federal court

A federal judge has declined to dismiss a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson. The healthcare giant now will have to defend itself in court against allegations that it paid illegal kickbacks to influence sale of antipsychotics to nursing home residents.

Nursing home providers agree to $14 million settlement in kickback case

Mariner Health Care Inc. and SavaSenior Care have agreed to pay $14 million to the U.S. in the latest development in the Omnicare pharmacy kickback scandal, according to new reports.

Department of Justice files suit against Johnson & Johnson in connection with kickback scheme with Omnicare

Department of Justice files suit against Johnson & Johnson in connection with kickback scheme with Omnicare

The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday filed a lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson for its alleged role in a kickback scheme with Omnicare, the nation's largest long-term care pharmacy chain.

Omnicare to pay $98 million settlement in kickback scheme; separate complaint filed against Mariner, SavaSenior Care nursing home chains

Omnicare to pay $98 million settlement in kickback scheme; separate complaint filed against Mariner, SavaSenior Care nursing home chains

Long-term care pharmacy giant Omnicare has agreed to pay a $98 million settlement in connection with allegations it engaged in an illegal kickback scheme with drug maker Ivax, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Tuesday.

Harborside Healthcare to pay $1.4 million settlement in kickback lawsuit

Harborside Healthcare has agreed to pay $1.375 million to the United States to settle a lawsuit alleging that the company received kickbacks through a durable medical equipment scam, the Department of Justice announced Thursday.