Kickback scheme alleged

Karas, Tania
October 2012
Modern Healthcare;10/1/2012, Vol. 42 Issue 40, p18
Trade Publication
The article reports on the arrest and indictment of John Reynolds, former chief executive officer (CEO) of the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, over his alleged involvement in a kickback scheme worth 1.4 million U.S. dollars. According to a statement by U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, Reynolds extorted or received payments from hospital vendors in three separate kickback schemes during the 1996-2007 period. A 100,000 U.S. dollar bond was paid by Reynolds for his release.


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