Florida News

October 2017-Pinellas County Resident Arrested for Exploitation of an Elderly Person

August 2017-Palm Harbor Doctor Sentenced for Cancer Treatment Fraud

March 7, 2016-Mother and Daughter Plead Guilty to Medicare Fraud

February 28, 2017 – Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Arrest Woman for Elder Abuse

February 10, 2017 – Whistle blower receives $135,000 from False Claims Act Violation           Settlement 

February 7, 2017 – $18 Million Settlement of False Claims Act Violation

December 7, 2016-False Claims Act Settlement against Florida Orthopedic Surgery Practice

October 25, 2016-South Florida Assisted Living Facilities charge with Medicaid Fraud

September 8, 2016 – Florida Doctor Indicted for Role in $13.8 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

August 31, 2016 – Clear Vue Eye Center and its Owner Agree to Pay One Million Dollars

August 31, 2016 – United States Settles False Claims Act Allegations

August 30, 2016 – Former Owner and Manager of Miami-area Home Health Agencies Sentenced to 20 years

August 30, 2016 – Mother and Son Plead Guilty to Orchestrating $16 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

August 16, 2016 – Man Pleads guilty to home health care fraud charges

July 25, 2016 – Three Charged in Massive Medicaid and Medicare Fraud Scheme

July 10, 2016 – Agency faces $21 Million Penalty for ‘Extreme’ Medicare Fraud

June 30, 2016 – Florida Cardiologist and His Practice Pay Millions to Resolve Alleged False Billings

April 28, 2016 – Twenty-Five Miami-Area Defendants Charged with Submitting $26 Million in False Claims to Medicare Part D Program

April 18, 2016 – Miami Physician Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison

March 21, 2016 – Florida Audiologist Sentenced to 94 Months in Prison in Multimillion-Dollar Health Care Fraud and Money Laundering Scheme

March 17, 2016 – Owner of Two Miami Clinics Sentenced to 82 Months for Health Care Fraud Charges

February 10, 2016 – Trio of Miami doctors signed prescriptions to bilk Medicare

February 9, 2016 – Miami Physician Pleads Guilty for Role in $20 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

January 22, 2016 – Owner and Manager of Three Miami-Area Home Health Agencies Convicted

January 14, 2016 – Health Care Clinic Consultant and Medicare Biller Pleads Guilty in Miami

January 8, 2016 – President of Miami-Based Transportation Company Convicted in $70 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

January 8, 2016 – Four Miami-Dade Residents Indicted for Participation in Fraud Schemes