San Jose Biotech Company charged with securities fraud and conspiracy to committ healthcare fraud based on defendant's stealing patients' Medicare information under pretense of testing for COVID-19 testing, but actually billing Medicare for expensive 120 allergen panel testing.
USAO for the M.D. of Florida resolves claims against Premier Medical Associates for false claims.
The DOJ Civil Division plans to focus its attention on FCA cases in the ares of Nursing Homes, the Elder Justice Initiative, Medicare Advantage programs and Electronic Health Records fraud. The overarching theme seems to address our most vulnerable population. Hopefully, these efforts will diminish the fraudsters preying on our elderly.
The Coronavirus provides ripe opportunities for fraudsters, both pertaining to medical treatment and supplies surrounding the virus as well as other fraudsters taking cover from the Country's diverted attentions. Together, we must continue to stop and punish this behavior.
Through the collaboration between brave whistleblowers, and hardworking government and relators' attorneys, the government recovered $3 Billion in fiscal year 2019!
We dedicate ourselves to immersing ourselves in the area of the fraud alleged so that we can present the clearest complaint to the government. We also dedicate ourselves to teach our clients about the False Claims Act process.
Ms. Rosenthal's New York Times opinion piece provides a shocking look into one couple's experience of what appears to reveal a plethora of fraudulent medical charges. Multiply this view and we can all see the huge crises of fraudulent medical charges our country faces and we all pay for through government programs. We need to get his under control.
If you believe you employer terminated you for reporting fraud, it is imperative you consult a whistleblower attorney before signing any severance agreement in order to preserve your rights regarding the wrongful termination.
Fraud schemes involving significantly marked up compound pain creams rob the public fisc of over $1 Billion. Intricate schemes have gone on for years unchecked. One by one the government, with the help of very brave whistleblowers, are bringing these fraudsters to justice.
Qui Tam law is ever evolving. I had the honor of leading a panel discussion on some of the most significant changes in our practice over the past year. The information I learned at this year's AAJ conference will enable me to better serve my clients in the upcoming year.
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team rocks the world!
Ambulance Transport Company Settles False Claims Case for Transporting Where Not Medically Necessary
Ambulance company settles False Claims Act case for $1,250,000
Generic drug companies and their officers are named in an industry-wide price fixing lawsuit.
Miami Dade Owner of Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facility Found Guilty of Massive Medicare Fraud
Skilled nursing home and assisted living fraudster found guilty of 20 charges stemming from paying kickbacks and bribes to generate patients for his healthcare facilities and faces a lifetime prison sentence.
Whistleblower receives $1.15 Million for blowing whistle on ambulance companies who were defrauding Medicare by billing for medically unnecessary ambulance transportation.
We must protect our seniors from healthcare fraud.
The Original Modern Day Whistleblower, Ernie Fitzgerald, Passes Away. Senator Grassley remembers him.