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Guilty Pleas Entered in $200M Medicare Fraud Case
Two South Florida healthcare companies have pleaded guilty in federal court to charges related to a Medicare fraud...
Can Rick Scott run Florida like a business?
If not for his spectacular ouster amid the nation's largest Medicare fraud investigation, Scott's rise from public...
Medicare detectives lag on reporting
They don’t seem that interested in hot pursuit. It took private sleuths hired by Medicare an average of six...
Doctor acquitted in healthcare fraud case
A former Vietnam War combat surgeon has been acquitted of healthcare fraud charges in what his lawyer said was a case...
Web Exclusive: Feds Mount $1M Medicare Fraud Awareness Campaign as $250 Donut Hole Checks Get Mailed
With Medicare's $250 donut hole rebate checks to be mailed Thursday, the federal government has launched a fraud...
Web Exclusive: Detroit Doc Gets Six Years for Medicare Fraud
Toe Myint, MD, was sentenced Monday in Detroit to six years in prison for his part in a Medicare fraud scheme at sham...
Web Exclusive: Detroit-Area Doc, Patient Recruiter Convicted in Medicare Fraud Scheme
After a week-long trial, West Bloomfield, MI, physician Alan Silber and an accomplice were convicted by a federal jury...
$4 Billion in Fraudulent Medicare Charges Found in 2009
The Office of Inspector General recovered $4 billion in fraudulent Medicare charges last year, but that sum is "just...
Web Exclusive: Six Hospitals Pay $8.3 Million in Medicare Spine Surgery Case
Updated October 2—Three hospitals in Alabama and three in Indiana have agreed to pay $8.36 million to settle...
Web Exclusive: Miami Physician Sentenced to Prison in Medicare Fraud Scheme
Miami physician Roberto Rodriguez was sentenced this week to 97 months in prison for his role in a fraudulent Medicare...
Webcast: ADL Coding and the Impact on Your Facility's Reimbursement
Don’t let improper ADL coding put your facility at risk of significant revenue loss. Join HCPro on Tuesday, June 19, at...
Webcast: Outpatient CDI: A Proactive Approach to Denials Management
During this live 90-minute audio conference, our expert speakers will explain the benefits of outpatient CDI reviews...
Audio Conference: Utilization Review and the Proper Use of Condition Code 44 and W2