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Medicare Fraud May Be Deadly

11/07/2019

Study shows patients are more likely to be hospitalized, die after being treated by later-banned providers.

Back Brace Scammers Target People on Medicare

11/07/2019

They fraudulently bill Medicare and use up people’s benefits.

Man Pleads Guilty in Case Involving Genetic Testing

11/07/2019

He went door to door in scrubs offering free DNA screening for cancer and other diseases.

Genetic Testing Fraud: A Concerning Trend

10/23/2019

Numerous reports say scammers are using “fear factor” messaging to vulnerable seniors.

Genetic Testing Company, Principals Agree to Pay $42.6 Million

10/21/2019

Company also agrees to 25-year exclusion from federal health care programs.

Doctor Convicted in Device Adulteration Scheme

10/21/2019

The $12 million scheme included repackaging single-use catheters.

‘Teledoctors’ Charged with Preying on Seniors

10/10/2019

As telemedicine scams rise, feds crack an international scheme.

Pharmaceutical Company Targeting Elderly Admits Kickbacks

10/10/2019

Feds say company instructed sales reps to provide false and misleading information.

Thirty Charged for Medically Unnecessary Services

10/10/2019

Home health, prescription drugs, DME are among the areas cited.

Owner of Medical Marketing Company Convicted

10/10/2019

Kickbacks made for DNA swabs from Medicare beneficiaries.

Play Self-defense Against Scams

10/01/2019

Survey shows how people avoided scams.

Feds Crack Genetic Test Fraud

09/27/2019

Scheme exploited seniors’ curiosity about genetic medicine.