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OIG Probes Ten UHS Facilities

April 5, 2013

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The Office of Inspector General subpoenaed UHS for documents dating back to January 2008 on the facilities listed below, according to a UHS securities exchange filing. • Keys of Carolina in Charlotte, N.C. (Unrelated to the investigation, Keys of Carolina was closed and the property was sold in January 2013.) • Old Vineyard Behavioral Health […]

Feds investigating Illinios psychiatric facilities run by Universal Health Services

April 5, 2013

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A U.S. Department of Justice probe into patient care at a suburban psychiatric hospital is expanding to three other prominent Illinois facilities owned by Universal Health Services Inc., the nation’s largest operator of behavioral health hospitals and treatment centers, the Tribune has learned. The department initially launched its investigation in 2008 after the Tribune documented […]

Protestors Claim UHS-Owned Michiana Behavioral Health Center Puts Children in Danger

April 4, 2013

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Weathering the wind and the low temperatures, a group of more than a dozen concerned parents, registered nurses, and other former employees of Michiana Behavioral Health Center in Plymouth made their voices heard yesterday evening as they stood along the side of Oak Road near the intersection of U.S. 30, holding signs expressing their discontent […]

UHS-owned Michiana Behavioral Health looked at by Indiana Civil Rights Commission, Department of Child Services

April 4, 2013

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A local mental health facility is under the microscope following a string of protests from past employees. March 14, a group of former employees picketed near Michiana Behavioral Health located on Oak Road in Plymouth. These individuals held signs claiming that the facility is understaffed, causing an unsafe work environment. The self-proclaimed “whistle blower” among […]

List of Legal Investigations at UHS Facilities

May 23, 2012

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In 2008, Riveredge Hospital in Chicago, Illinois received a subpoena from the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) requesting certain information from the facility.In 2009 a lawsuit was filed against Psychiatric Solutions, Inc, which Universal Health Services, Inc acquired. The lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee against […]