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Healthcare Fraud Under Attack

May 28, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Healthcare Fraud Under Attack

After a federal lawsuit charging fraudulent billing to Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE and other federal health care programs, Michael Doyle and Christopher Toepke and their businesses, Logan Laboratories Inc. and Tampa Pain Relief Centers Inc., have …

Fraud is Serious Business

May 25, 2020 – 2:06 am |
Fraud is Serious Business

Health care fraud in the United States is estimated to be $270 billion every year. Approximately 10 percent of our nation’s health care expenses are attributed to healthcare fraud. Health care scams are constantly evolving …

Health Fraud is Global

May 22, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Health Fraud is Global

Health fraud is not limited to the United States. This report out of Australia reminds us that there are ill-intentioned people everywhere. This news came to us from The Canberra Times in their article, “How …

Fraudulent Behavior Costs Everyone

May 12, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Fraudulent Behavior Costs Everyone

Healthcare fraud continues to run rampant despite the efforts by many government agencies. This recent report came from The Leader in Missouri in their article, “Festus physician sentenced for health care fraud.”
A Festus, Missouri physician …

Fraud and Coronavirus

April 15, 2020 – 2:06 am |
Fraud and Coronavirus

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has issued a warning about several emerging health care fraud schemes related to the COVID-19 pandemic. This news came from the Federal Bureau of Investigations in their news release, “FBI …

EHRs and Fraud

April 13, 2020 – 2:02 am |
EHRs and Fraud

Lawsuits filed by whistleblowers, doctors and hospitals alleging that some electronic health records (EHR) software used in hospitals and medical offices have hidden flaws that may pose a danger to patients. The Epoch Times brought this …

Medicare Fraud is Rampant

April 1, 2020 – 2:04 am |
Medicare Fraud is Rampant

Another day, another headline highlighting the latest indictment for healthcare fraud. This news came to us from the San Fernando Valley Business Journal in their article, “Two Sentenced in Medicare Fraud.”
Recently, two San Fernando Valley …

Fraud Activity Highlighted

March 20, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Fraud Activity Highlighted

In another headline highlighting the pervasiveness of fraudulent behavior, four physicians were found guilty of Medicare fraud. This news came to us from JD Supra in their article, “Four Physicians Found Guilty for Role in …

Referral Fraud is Still Fraud

March 13, 2020 – 2:04 am |
Referral Fraud is Still Fraud

The Community Health Network in Indiana has been accused by the Department of Justice (DOJ) of violating the Stark Law, which, “prohibits physicians from referring patients to receive ‘designated health services’ payable by Medicare or Medicaid …

Fraud in Healthcare is Costly

March 2, 2020 – 2:02 am |
Fraud in Healthcare is Costly

Two Pittsburgh residents — and home health employees — have plead guilty in federal court to one count each of conspiracy to defraud the Pennsylvania Medicaid program and health care fraud. The conspiracy took place by …

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