Justice Department charges 36 in $1.2B Medicare fraud scheme
Jul 22, 2022
The Biden administration cracked a healthcare scheme that aimed to bilk Medicare out of $1.2 billion.
Hospice workers charged in California Medicare scam
Feb 28, 2022
The owners of two California hospices and a dozen of their employees have been charged in connection with a Medicare scam that allegedly bilked the California Medicaid program and Medicare out of $4.2...
Florida home healthcare firms linked to $308M in fraudulent claims in federal crackdown
Sep 21, 2021
A massive federal crackdown on healthcare fraud in Florida last week snared 52 providers including home healthcare firms.
Home healthcare professional sentenced, ordered to pay $94K in multi-million dollar fraud case
Dec 14, 2020
A home healthcare industry employee involved in a multi-million dollar fraud case was sentenced Wednesday by a federal judge to four years of probation, including six months of home detention, and was...
Home healthcare owner defrauds Medicaid of $1M, receives 5-year sentence
Dec 04, 2020
The owner and operator of an Atlanta-based home healthcare provider has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for defrauding the Medicaid program out of almost $1 million.
Physician ordered to pay $9.5 million in restitution in home health fraud case
Nov 23, 2020
A Texas physician has been sentenced to five years in prison and ordered to pay $9.5 million in restitution for her role in a multi-million Medicare fraud scheme, according to the Department of Justice.