Gov't Recovers Record $4.2 Billion Lost to FraudFebruary 20th 2013
A record $4.2 billion in health care fraud judgements and settlements was returned to federal programs in 2012. The majority of detected fraud relates to health care services delivery and billing; however, the pharmaceutical industry also contributed.
Gaps and Ambiguities in FDA Jurisdiction Fail ConsumersNovember 16th 2012
The FDA's legal standing to mandate reviews and inspect compounding pharmacies has not always been clear-cut. After the meningitis outbreak stemming from a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy, the FDA commissioner is arguing for expanded authority.