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Memphis Man Indicted, Arrested For Abusing A Patient

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has resulted in the indictment, arrest of a Memphis man for the abuse and mistreatment of a patient. 89 more words

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Seniors Suffer Amid Widespread Fraud By Medicaid Caretakers

A government watchdog report finds widespread fraud — in some cases involving patients’ severe neglect and death — in a Medicaid program that sends non-medical assistants to elderly and disabled peoples’ homes.

Source: khn.org

Scoop.it

Largest Number of Medical Professionals Ever Prosecuted in a Bribery Case

Three New York doctors, George Roussis, Nicholas Roussis and Ricky J. Sayegh were sentenced to 37, 24, and 30 months in prison, respectively in October 2017. 456 more words

Medicaid Fraud

Memphis Woman Indicted, Arrested for TennCare Fraud

MEMPHIS – An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of Tara Brown for TennCare Fraud.

At the request of the Bureau of TennCare, Office of Program Integrity, TBI Agents began an investigation into the TennCare billing activities of Tara Brown, DOB 8/10/1988, of Memphis, TN. 34 more words

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What Doctors Must Know About Stark Law

Given the myriad of federal and state rules and regulations governing the provision of health services, Physicians need to be aware that each business opportunity that deals with the provision of DHS services to Medicare or Medicaid, be it a lease, a new company, or an employment position in a Hospital could lead to potential legal exposure if due care and diligence is not taken. 560 more words

Medicare

Psych ward: fraud, greed and a life interrupted

Today is September 5th.

Exactly 27 years ago today I had a 2 p.m. appointment with a Miami psychiatrist to explore the possibility of starting on antidepressants. 1,005 more words

Depression