Lawsuit: Nurses Registry officials gave doctors UK basketball, concert tickets

Sep 6, 2011 Full story: Lexington Herald-Leader

The U.S. Department of Justice has filed an amended complaint in a civil lawsuit against Nurses Registry, a Lexington-based home health agency accused of Medicare fraud.

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Lexington, KY

#1 Sep 7, 2011
The sad thing is every company out there gives little gifts.The bad thing is this one is localy owned and operated so it is an easy target. I heard Caretenders giving coach purses to a doctors office. O2 companies giving out car washes not 5 dollar ones but full on details. The list goes on and on. It is sad the entire medical field is screwed up. you have hospitals that have home health companies that say to there people do not refer out to other companies keep it in house. If we had a system like canada or europe there would be no problem.
WhoCares

Lexington, KY

#2 Sep 7, 2011
who cares, this practice has been going on since the Mayflower.
Cici

Lexington, KY

#3 Oct 4, 2011
The problem is that this is illegal. Doctors need to give scripts for the service and let the patient decide where to go.

Since: Sep 10

Batavia, OH

#4 Oct 4, 2011
what you need to know wrote:
The sad thing is every company out there gives little gifts.The bad thing is this one is localy owned and operated so it is an easy target. I heard Caretenders giving coach purses to a doctors office. O2 companies giving out car washes not 5 dollar ones but full on details. The list goes on and on. It is sad the entire medical field is screwed up. you have hospitals that have home health companies that say to there people do not refer out to other companies keep it in house. If we had a system like canada or europe there would be no problem.
we in american will be upset..if the medical system in canada or europe will come to america.....you will not like it

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