$28M Fine in Whistleblower Case

A False Claims Act suit in filed 2004 against an Illinois nursing home has resulted in a $28M fine, with the whistle-blowing nurses receiving about $7M.

The jury in the case of United States of America et al. v. Momence Meadows Nursing Center Inc. et al. found that the former owner Jacob Graff “provided worthless services to the residents” and levied the stiffest penalty possible for fraudulently billing Medicare and Medicaid.

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