Nevada To Pay San Francisco $400,000 In ‘Patient Dumping’ SettlementThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously gave its initial approval Tuesday of a $400,000 settlement from the State of Nevada following the City Attorney’s 2013 class-action lawsuit against Nevada over ‘patient dumping’ allegations.
Nevada Agrees To Pay $400K Settlement After Allegations Of Dumping Psychiatric Patients In SFSan Francisco sued Nevada in 2013, over accounts of patients who were discharged from Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas, given bus tickets to cities in California and directed to seek further care there.
San Francisco Sues Nevada Over Alleged Patient DumpingThe San Francisco city attorney has filed a lawsuit against the state of Nevada seeking reimbursement for treatment of psychiatric patients allegedly bused to the city.
San Francisco To Sue Nevada Over Psychiatric Patient 'Dumping'San Francisco is threatening to sue Nevada for allegedly giving some 500 poor psychiatric patients one-way bus tickets to California.
Feds Crack Down On Nevada Over Alleged 'Patient Dumping' Into CaliforniaThe federal agency that oversees Medicaid and Medicare compliance has put Nevada on notice of “serious deficiencies” at a Las Vegas psychiatric hospital following reports it may have improperly bused patients to states across the country.
Nevada Governor Denies Policy Of Dumping Patients In CaliforniaNevada Gov. Brian Sandoval is responding to allegations that the state is dumping psychiatric patients in other states after they’re discharged.
San Francisco Investigates Alleged Patient Dumping By Nevada HospitalThe city attorney said Monday he's launching an investigation into whether Nevada health officials are systemically sending psychiatric patients to San Francisco and other cities.