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Hospice companies agree to $12.2 million settlement in qui tam suits

S. Laney Griffo May 15, 2017, 8:54am

DALLAS – Five hospice companies agreed to a $12.2 million settlement in whistle-blower cases that claimed they paid kickbacks in exchange for referrals.

Texas judge grants preliminary injunction in gender definition change mandate

S. Laney Griffo Jan. 16, 2017, 10:42am

AUSTIN – A federal judge granted a preliminary injunction in a case against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HSS) regarding a law that would require Texas insurance companies to allow coverage for gender reassignment and abortions.

Texas AG challenges sex change procedure rule change

Mike Helenthal Sep. 16, 2016, 9:10am

WICHITA FALLS -- The state of Texas has filed a federal complaint on behalf of religiously affiliated healthcare providers and four states regarding a rule change in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that forces them to offer specific services to patients seeking sex change procedures.