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Recently, some members of the APMA received an email on the status of the civil settlement between the United States Government and the parent company of Dr. Comfort. The APMA has received a letter from the company’s compliance officers on the case. For the full details, see this posting at the APMA site.
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As we stated before, the Dr. Comfort founder has agreed to plead guilty of mail fraud and agreed to pay a a $27 million civil fine related to the company’s improper Medicare reimbursements. Federal prosecutors are to recommend him to serve an 18 month sentence in prison. What we didn’t tell you about was how this story came to be. You see, two whistle blowers and former employees turned in Mr. Kanter and have now collected monies in the recovery effort.
For the whole story, read it here and see how Matthew Snorek helped turn in his former boss for fraud.
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