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Carolina Healthcare System Agrees To Pay $6.5 Million To Settle False Claims Act Allegations-Urine Drug Tests

U.S. Attorney Jill Westmoreland Rose announced today that the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Hospital Authority, dba Carolinas Healthcare System (CHS), has agreed pay the Government $6.5 million to resolve allegations that the company violated the False Claims Act, by "up-coding" claims for urine drug tests in order to receive higher payment than allowed for the tests.


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