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”Mom, Please Help’: FBI Probing Alleged Abuse of Deaf, Autistic Kids at UHS-owned Facility

November 5, 2014


The FBI is investigating the alleged abuse and neglect of vulnerable deaf and autistic children at a residential treatment center in Florida, NBC News has learned. An exclusive NBC News investigation found that 10 different patients at NDA Behavioral Health System in Mt. Dora, Florida, also known as the National Deaf Academy, have alleged physical […]

Survivor describes sexual, physical and emotional abuse at UHS-owned Provo Canyon School

April 4, 2013


Lee, however, found that Provo Canyon School was hell on Earth. She alleges that the staff at the school tortured her and the other students. Lee’s not the only former student to maintain that the school abused students. The school has been sued several times, including by Lee. Many of the cases have been dismissed […]

Another qui tam lawsuit against Universal Health Services, this time alleging UHS pocketed discounts from drugmakers

September 21, 2012


Preview of article: Law360, New York (September 11, 2012, 1:44 PM ET) — A Texas federal judge unsealed a False Claims Act complaint Friday targeting Universal Health Services Inc. and several drugmakers, accusing the of the hospital chain of pocketing drug discounts it received from AstraZeneca PLC, Merck & Co. Inc. and other drugmakers instead […]