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Omnicare and parent company CVS Health accused of prescription drug fraud

A lawsuit has been filed against Omnicare and parent company CVS Health alleging prescription drug fraud in the dispensing of drugs to senior citizens in assisted living and other facilities. The Department of Health and Human Services – Office of the Inspector General filed the civil healthcare fraud lawsuit on December 17. CVS acquired Omnicare… Read More »

10 people accused in massive $46M co-pay fraud scheme involving 26 pharmacies around Metro Detroit – WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Local News Conspiracy involved pharmacies in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb counties, officials say Prescription pills (Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images via CNN) DETROIT – Officials are accusing 10 people in a massive $ 46 million scheme to submit co-pay claims for medications that were never prescribed at 26 pharmacies in 15 different cities across Wayne, Oakland and Macomb… Read More »

Man accused of 700k deaths due to typo

Gaëtan Dugas was everyone’s friend. Handsome, funny, full of life. Those who knew the Canadian said he was convinced one day he would become a star. And he did become famous. But for all the wrong reasons. In 1987, three years after his death, Dugas’ face was plastered across the US and beyond. He was… Read More »

Pharma Owners Accused of Lying About OxyContin

The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma directed attempts to play down the dangers of the opioid painkiller, suggest previously undisclosed documents included in a court filing by the attorney general of Massachusetts. The filing includes emails and other internal Purdue communications that mention the Sackler family. It’s the first evidence that appears to… Read More »