Dialysis provider Fresenius Medical Care North America Inc., will pay $5.2 million to resolve allegations of overbilling Medicare, a settlement that will give a whistleblower in the case more than a million dollars.

The United States Attorney’s Office announced the settlement on Wednesday, saying that the Waltham company (NYSE:FMS), the largest operator of kidney dialysis clinics in the country, was billing Medicare for medically unnecessary tests from 2003 and 2010.

A former employee of Fresenius,…

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