Doctor Agrees to Pay $300,000 to Settle Medical Fraud
SPOKANE  (AP) — A Spokane cardiologist has agreed to pay $300,000 to settle a federal lawsuit alleging he overbilled Medicaid and Medicare for tests he did not perform on developmentally disabled patients.
Dr. Romeo Pavlic has been practicing in the Spokane area since 1980...
WA Governor Says Health Care Analysis Confirms Worst Fears
OLYMPIA  (AP) — Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says say that a nonpartisan analysis of the Republican plan to replace the national health care law "confirms our worst fears."
Monday's report by the Congressional Budget Office projects that 14 million people nationwide would lose coverage next y…
Drug Company to Pay Back Rebates Owed to Washington
SEATTLE (AP) — The state attorney general's office has announced a national pharmaceutical company accused of underpaying drug rebates owed to Medicaid will pay Washington $22.9 million.
A statement from the state's legal office Thursday says Wyeth, owned by drugmaker Pfizer, Inc...