Amgen Settles Claims That Kickbacks Targeted Seniors

, The National Law Journal


Biotech firm Amgen Inc. has agreed to pay $24.9 million to resolve a whistleblower's claims that it paid kickbacks to pharmacies so that patients in nursing homes would be prescribed its anemia drug.

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  • ELois P. Clayton


    "Medicines"/drugs, are used and often CHANGED at Chester MHC(distributed to patients there).

    I have stated (for YEARS), that Chester MHC(in Chester, Illinois), should be INTERNALLY INVESTIGATED, for the PSYCH drugs, being FORCED on my brother(David P) and I'm sure other patients at that state of Illinois "mental" facility!

    ALERT! There is some HIDDEN reason, why "Dr." Mary Hennesian, refuses to discontinue the psych drugs, that is STILL (this April day of 2013), being FORCED on David and other patients at CMHC.

    ALERT! YEARS of ligitimately filed WRITTEN COMPLAINTS, has returned back marked "UNFOUNDED", but this April, 2013, we finally received a 'SUBSTANTIATED' reply;PROVING, that their has been/still IS, a COVERUP of ABUSES(including sexual)!

    I left a message for the head administrator(Brian Thomas), on last evening, for incidences, are often concocted, to continue and enhance this facility's keep of patients, illegally AND for PROFIT reasons.

    These drugs given to patients are CHANGED often, because of the munipulation done by pharmaceutical companies, who pay these long term care facilities to "treat" patients and this activity MUST CONTINUE to be INVESTIGATED and the individuals responsible for these ABUSES, should be prosecuted to the FULLEST extent of the law!

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