kyphoplasty http://hppr.org en Parent Company of Western Kansas Hospital Agrees to Billing Settlement http://hppr.org/post/parent-company-western-kansas-hospital-agrees-billing-settlement <p><a href="http://www.khi.org/news/2013/jul/03/tow-kansas-hospitals-settle-medicare-billing-dispu/"><strong>The Kansas Health Institute</strong></a> reported two companies agreed to pay the federal government $9.7 million.&nbsp;&nbsp; The two are: Hospital Corporation of America, owner of Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, and Lifepoint Hospitals, Inc.,&nbsp; owner of Western Plains Medical Complex in Dodge City.&nbsp; The settlement is in regard to allegations that both billed over billed Medicare for an inpatient procedure that could have been done safely and more cost effectively in an out- Fri, 05 Jul 2013 05:01:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 18314 at http://hppr.org Parent Company of Western Kansas Hospital Agrees to Billing Settlement