Hospital Operator Community Health Systems Owes Millions to Fed

by Arkansas Business Staff  on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014 12:00 am  

CHS, which operates 206 hospitals in 29 states, agreed on Aug. 8 to pay $98.15 million to resolve “multiple lawsuits alleging that the company knowingly billed government health care programs for inpatient services that should have been billed as outpatient or observation services,” according to an announcement from the U.S. Department of Justice.

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