Boston, Massachusetts 2021-05-06 08:43:36 –
Insight (INCY) Agreed to pay $ 12.6 million to resolve the allegation that the donation was a kickback as a way to cover the out-of-pocket costs of Medicare patients.
At issue is federal law, known as anti-kickback law, in which pharmaceutical companies, directly or indirectly, to encourage Medicare and other federal programs to buy medicines. It is forbidden to offer or pay for anything else of value. The Justice Department has previously claimed that some charities have allowed pharmaceutical companies to circumvent the law.
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