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CDI News USA: Texas hospital to pay $3 million in whistleblower case

A case from America illustrates the serious consequences of upcoding.

John Peter Smith Hospital in Tarrant County, Texas, has agreed to pay $3.3 million in order to settle allegations that it was in violation of the False Claims Act by upcoding certain claims. The settlement is to resolve a whistleblower case filed in 2018 by the hospital’s former director of compliance. The...

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