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Providence agrees to pay $22 million in medical fraud case

Apr. 12, 2022 20:38 PM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Providence Health & Services Washington has agreed to pay $22.6 million to resolve allegations that its Walla Walla hospital fraudulently billed Medicare, Medicaid and other federal health care programs for medically unnecessary neurosurgery procedures, prosecutors said...

Police: Ex-death row inmate in Washington prison killed

Mar. 14, 2022 23:14 PM EDT

WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — A man who had formerly been on death row for the 1999 murders of his wife and her two daughters was killed at Washington State Penitentiary on Sunday, state Department of Corrections officials said. Corrections officials said Dayva Cross, 62, was...