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Pharmacy Owner Sentenced

12/01/2023

Her pharmacies billed for name brands while dispensing generic medications.

Scam Alert: Remote Patient Monitoring

11/29/2023

Companies are signing up Medicare enrollees whether or not they need it.

SMPs See These Scams and More

11/24/2023

They’re often the first to identify new Medicare scams.

SMP Volunteering is a Fulfilling Opportunity

11/22/2023

It gives the satisfaction of helping people in tough situations.

Hospice Owner Convicted

11/20/2023

He caused Medicare to pay about $600 more per patient, per day, for months.

SMPs Help Uncover Scams

11/17/2023

Nationwide, SMP team members get stories directly from beneficiaries.

Criminals Take Advantage of Open Enrollment

11/13/2023

Many scams are a form of identity fraud.

Doctor Convicted after Sham Home Health Visits

11/09/2023

He referred patients for expensive and unneeded services.

Psychiatrist Convicted for Services Not Provided

11/07/2023

He billed insurance for over 8,000 therapy sessions that didn’t exist.

Scammers Swoop In with Medicare Open Enrollment

11/03/2023

Protect yourself by learning to identify and fight common scams.

Hospitalist Companies Agree to Pay

11/01/2023

Allegations included upcoding inpatient hospital services.

Update: Medical Tech Company President Sentenced

10/31/2023

Scheme included $77 million in COVID-19 and allergy testing.