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Two Tampa Bay residents have pleaded guilty to pay healthcare kickbacks in a scheme that saw their company help collect over $4 million from one insurance company.

Home Health Firm To Pay $1.5 Million In Kickback Scheme

Jul 18, 2018

The owners of a Palm Beach Gardens home-health agency have agreed to pay $1.5 million to the federal government to settle allegations that the company illegally paid kickbacks to marketers to lead to patient referrals, federal officials announced Tuesday. 

Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi says she was wrong to urge the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to pay for high-priced and unnecessary drug screening tests from a company being investigated for defrauding Florida Medicaid of millions.