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Protect Yourself Against Medicare Fraud and Scams

Medicare fraud accounts for trillions of dollars in wasted tax dollars every year.  As a result it doesn’t only affect those taking original Medicare, but all who pay into the federal tax system each year.  516 more words

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Fraud and Abuse Plagues Medicare Prescription Drug Program

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law
Fraud and abuse continue to dog Medicare’s Part D program, despite a surge of initiatives launched to prevent them, according to a new report issued by the Office of Inspector General (OIG), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). 751 more words

50th Anniversary of Medicare

July 30, 2015 marks the 50th anniversary of the Medicare Act, a federally funded insurance program to provide low-cost medical and hospital care for America’s elderly.  153 more words

Lost In The Stacks (Reference)

@FBIMiamiFL, @TheJusticeDept could have dramatically ended FL Medicare fraud, but ...

“No determination of liability,” says the Release below. The Department of Justice remains ludicrously soft on greed-driven crime on Loretta Lynch’s watch, and it’s not acceptable. 918 more words

Patients give horror stories as cancer doctor in Michigan gets 45 years

By Sonia Moghe

(CNN) — A Detroit-area doctor who authorities say gave cancer treatment drugs to patients who did not need them — including some who didn’t actually have cancer — was sentenced Friday to 45 years in prison. 863 more words

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Victims Of Cancer Doctor Farid Fata Now Look For Answers

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) — After pleading guilty back in September 2014, Dr. Farid Fata was given resolution on Friday in the form of a 45-year prison sentence… 379 more words

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Metro Detroit Cancer Doctor Who Gave Unneeded Treatments Sentenced To 45 Years In Prison

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – A Detroit-area cancer doctor who put patients through needless, grueling treatments to collect millions from insurers has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. 364 more words

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