In 2008, SIUH
settled its portion of the lawsuit by paying more than $25 million to the United States, as part of one of the largest global settlement of health care fraud cases against a single hospital in the United States.
Cynara Coomer, chief of Breast Surgery at SIUH
and director of The Comprehensive Breast Center.
Thanks to exceptional coordination between the hospital's staff and our team, our work at SIUH
will be completed in record time," said Pressler, Skanska Executive Vice President and New York Area General Manager.
COURT'S OPINION: The United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York ordered SIUH
to "provide a privilege log and legal support for the privileges invoked in response to the plaintiff's discovery demands.
is very excited to welcome Adam and Diego and the Fueling Good Road Trip team to our hospital and to accept a donation from CITGO that will benefit families with children in our Pediatric Center.
Fitch continues to view SIUH
's affiliation with NSLIJHS as a credit strength, providing SIUH
with managed care leverage, group purchasing opportunities, and strategic support.
As per the OIG settlement and as expected, SIUH
made a one-time payment of $76.
Over the course of the next two days, SIUH
and Southside patients who were evacuated to other North Shore-LIJ facilities may be transported back or discharged, depending on their medical conditions.
In anticipation of the final settlement, SIUH
has escrowed the proceeds of a $60 million bank loan, with the additional funds coming from cash flow.
is a 686-staffed bed hospital with three campuses located in Staten Island, NY.
Before implementing SpeechQ for Radiology(TM), SIUH
employed seven transcriptionists and report turnaround time was counted in days," says Christopher Spring, product manager for MedQuist.
Fitch views this as worrisome as SIUH
will need to continue to invest in its plant to remain competitive.