Geisinger Accused of Coercing Patients to Participate in Genetic Research
April 21, 2017
(Penn Live) – The Geisinger Health System has been accused by two of its former doctors of coercing patients to participate in genetic research. Drs. Neelkamal Soares and his wife Shibani Kanungo make the accusation in a wrongful termination suit filed this week in Montour County court against the health system and Geisinger Clinic, the employer of physicians. Kanungo also has concerns that patients are being billed for tests performed solely for research purposes, the complaint states.