Lake Norman Regional Medical Center

Charlotte Observer
10:16 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Doctors Allege For-Profit Owner Of Two Local Hospitals Committed Medicare Fraud, Offered Kickbacks

DR. STEVEN FOLSTAD, CEO of Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates and former medical director of emergency department at Davis Regional Medical Center in Statesville. [Right] DR. THOMAS MASON. former medical director of emergency department at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center in Mooresville. One of about 60 doctors in Mid-Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates.
Credit Charlotte Observer

Echoing other complaints across the country, two Charlotte-area emergency room doctors allege the for-profit company that owns hospitals in Mooresville and Statesville offered them illegal kickbacks to order unnecessary tests and admit more patients to increase corporate revenues.

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