For the second time in less than a year, DaVita will pay a massive sum to settle a False Claims Act case; this time $495 million to settle a case filed seven years ago, and declined more than

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A whistleblower-initiated False Claims Act lawsuit which triggered a federal investigation into the financial transactions of renal care company DaVita Healthcare Partners, has resulted in DaVita paying $400 million to settle civil charges involving massive kickbacks paid to doctors in the form of real estate transactions.

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DaVita, a dialysis company, faces a large False Claims Act lawsuit over alleged manipulattion of dosing protocols for Vitamin D and iron supplements.

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