DOJ Files False Claims Lawsuit Against Wheeling Hospital

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December 24, 2018 • 2 min read

​The United States has partially intervened in a lawsuit under the False Claims Act against Wheeling Hospital Inc. (Wheeling), R & V Associates Ltd. (R & V), and Ronald Violi in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the Department of Justice announced today...

Tennessee Doctor Charged with Massive Opioid Fraud Scheme

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December 16, 2018 • 3 min read

A 45-count federal indictment was unsealed yesterday, charging Dr. Samson Orusa, 56, of Clarksville, Tennessee with maintaining a drug-involved premises; 22 counts of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance outside the bounds of professional medical practice;...