May 30, 2017
Florida-based managed care service provider Freedom Health Inc.
agreed to pay roughly $32 million to settle charges it violated the False Claims Act by engaging in illegal schemes to maximize its Medicare Advantage plan payments from the government. The allegations originated in a whistleblower lawsuit filed under the qui tam
provisions of the False Claims Act by former Freedom Health employee and Constantine Cannon client Darren D. Sewell. He will receive a yet-to-be-determine whistleblower award from the proceeds of the government's recovery. Whistleblower Insider