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Web Exclusive: 2 FL Medical Office Workers Face Fraud Charges
Medical office workers in south Florida have been indicted on HIPAA violations and related charges for alleged roles...
Web Exclusive: Medicare Fraud Settlements Up 56% in FY 2010
The federal crackdown on Medicare fraud is paying for itself many times over with record-high recoveries of ill-gotten...
Web Exclusive: 20 Charged in $200M Medicare Scam
Three Florida physicians were among the 20 people with healthcare fraud, kickback, and money laundering charges for...
Web Exclusive: OIG Posts 'Most Wanted' List of Medicare Fraudsters
The Office of Inspector General has for the first time issued a list of top 10 fugitives wanted for Medicare fraud. The...
Debate over autism and vaccines rages on despite researcher’s downfall
For years, experts have known that a 1998 paper linking childhood vaccines to autism was fatally flawed. British...
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...
UMass hospital chief apologizes for donor recruitment method
The CEO of UMass Memorial Health Care issued an apology yesterday for the hospital's practice of using professional...
Fugitive in UC Irvine fertility scandal arrested in Mexico City
A physician who rocked a UC Irvine fertility clinic 15 years ago when he and a partner switched the frozen embryos of...
Web Exclusive: Florida Physician to Pay $22.6M to Settle Medicare Fraud Claims
The agreement resolves a lawsuit brought by the Department of Justice alleging that Walter Janke, MD, and his wife...
Web Exclusive: PCMA: Anti-Fraud Report Highlights Concerns About ACA Implementation
The Pharmaceutical Care Management Association calls attention to a study that says some reforms within the Affordable...

Book: Medicare Audits in Long-Term Care: A Guide to MACs, RACs, and ZPICs
This book describes the different types of Medicare audits that nursing homes face and helps you take a proactive...