Widow, doctor blew whistle on SIUH

November 2008
Healthcare Risk Management;Nov2008, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p124
The article reports on the testimony of Elizabeth M. Ryan and Miguel Tirado, prime witnesses for the case filed against Staten Island University Hospital, that paved the way for the $89 million settlement of the hospital to the U.S. government. The two people spoke of the hospital's improper billing on its patients, which was charged against the defendant under the False Claims Act.


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