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Federal Healthcare Fraud

By Deric Zacca, PA |

A Florida ophthalmologist faces 76 counts of Medicare-related charges, for fraudulent bills totaling $190 million – based on unneeded treatments, filed claims for procedures that were never performed as well as medicine that was never purchased. If convicted, the 62-year-old, currently free on an $18 million bond, faces up to 610 years in prison…. Read More »

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Federal Healthcare Fraud Federal Healthcare Kickbacks

By Deric Zacca, PA |

100 South Floridians Charged in Largest National Health Care Fraud Takedown in History On June 22, 2016, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida announced that “100 South Florida residents were charged for their alleged participation in various schemes to defraud Medicare and Medicaid out of approximately $220 million.”  This mass… Read More »