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Health Systems

UTSW Nurse Fentanyl Overdoses Lead to $4.5M Settlement

The payment is the largest of its kind in Texas and the second-largest in the nation.

North Texas Is on the Leading Edge of Prosecuting Healthcare Fraud

Novel uses of the law, healthcare fraud strike forces, and innovative companies are all fighting a growing problem.
Healthcare Fraud

Medical Device Company to Pay $22 Million for Mislabeling Gowns

Avanos Medical sold hundreds of thousands of falsely labeled gowns between 2014 and 2015.
Healthcare Fraud

‘Operation Wasted Daze’ Results in 20-Year Prison Sentence for Local Oncologist

The nine-year, $18 million scheme resulted in the fraudulent distribution of millions of doses of controlled substances.