Kentucky Testing Firm, Lab to Pay $1.7M to Settle False Claims Act Allegations
BioTap Medical violated federal law when it billed Medicare and Kentucky Medicaid for urine tests directed by a family court, DOJ alleged.
Top Five Articles on 360Dx Last Week: LumiraDx Layoffs; Digital Pathology Growth; and More
Last week, readers were most interested in a story about a cost restructuring at LumiraDx that includes a 40 percent reduction in its workforce.
Genotox Labs Pays $5.9M to Settle Testing Fraud Claims
The lab is alleged to have paid commissions to marketers in violation of the Anti-Kickback Statute and submitted claims for unnecessary testing.
The ruling could impact patient access to preventive services like cancer screening, as well as laboratories and diagnostics companies that provide them.
Former Magellan Diagnostics Execs Charged With Fraud, Conspiracy in Connection With Lead Tests
The former CEO, COO, and quality assurance director are accused of concealing errors in LeadCare blood tests that produced incorrect, low lead test results.