Monday Feb 24
Tenet Healthcare Stands Its Ground as Justice Department Files Suit
Health Management Associates was purchased in January by Franklin, Tenn.-based Community Health Systems .
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Feds join lawsuit against 2 hospital operators
The False Claims Act lawsuit was filed last year against Dallas-based Tenet Healthcare Corp. and four of its hospitals in Georgia and South Carolina, as well as a Georgia hospital owned by Naples, Fla.-based Health Management Associates Inc. The lawsuit claims the hospitals entered into contracts with obstetric clinics operated by Hispanic Medical ... (more)
Justice Department joins whistle-blower suit against Tenet, HMA
The U.S. Justice Department says a series of hospital contracts to provide translation services and a culturally accommodating environment for Hispanic maternity patients was actually part of a kickback conspiracy designed to steer Medicaid patients to Tenet Corp. and Health Management Associates... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com ... (more)
New Patient APP
My Chart is a new APP being launched by Mercy Health Partners. It allows patients access to their medical records on their smart phones and computers.