May 31, 2018 / 10:55 PM / 5 months ago

Fresenius fights for records to defend Medicare test billing case

Dialysis services company Fresenius Medical Care on Thursday sought to force the federal government to turn over records it said were critical to its defense against claims it billed Medicare for medically unnecessary hepatitis B tests.

A lawyer for Fresenius argued in Boston federal court that the government had asserted overly broad claims the records are protected from disclosure because they are deliberative in nature or covered by attorney-client privilege.

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