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Fraud Alert: Nationwide Brace Scam

04/10/2019

Fraud scheme involves orthotic braces and other medical equipment.

24 Charged, 130 DME Companies Affected, $1.2 Billion Lost

04/09/2019

Scheme involved kickbacks, bribes by DME companies.

Protect Yourself Against Medicare Scams

03/15/2019

Watch this video from the FTC to learn how.

Woman Sentenced for Fraud Case

03/14/2019

“Seat warmers” answered phones in nearly empty offices.

Become an Informed Medicare Consumer

03/13/2019

Medicare details things you can do.

Providers Plead Guilty to Fraudulent Billing Scheme

02/27/2019

They unbundled to defraud health care insurers.

Upcoding Allegations Settled

02/27/2019

Hospitals wrongly admitted patients and billed for expensive diagnoses.

Update: Ambulance Service Owner Sentenced

02/27/2019

August 2018 story described nonemergency transports.

Genetic Testing Company Agrees to Pay $1.99 Million

02/14/2019

It resolves allegations of submitting false claims for genetic test.

Physician Sentenced for False Billing

02/14/2019

Part of the conspiracy involved falsification of patient encounter notes.

Officer Has a Tip for Seniors

01/31/2019

She wants them to hang up on unsolicited callers.

Pharmacist Charged in $1.2 Million Fraud

01/16/2019

Prosecutors say he charged for meds prescribed to dead people.