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Compliance News Roundup: OCR Settlements for May 2019

Posted by Healthicity, May 15, 2019 9:18:30 AM

1. South Florida Health Care Facility Owner Convicted for Role in Largest Health Care Fraud Scheme Ever Charged by The Department of Justice

Deeper Than the Headlines: Medicaid Fraud Control Units in 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Apr 29, 2019 11:40:42 AM

Riddle me this: Who had 1503 convictions, 810 civil settlements and judgments, 973 excluded individuals or entities, and recovered $859 Million

Compliance News Roundup: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Posted by Healthicity, Jan 9, 2019 10:19:27 AM

1. United States Joins False Claims Act Lawsuit Against Wheeling Hospital, R & V Associates, and Ronald Violi Based on Improper Payments and Kickbacks to Physicians –

Deeper Than the Headlines: State Enforcement Actions to Watch

Posted by CJ Wolf, Sep 10, 2018 1:16:23 PM

Every now and then we’ve reported on enforcement actions happening at the state level. As compliance professionals, we’re often drawn to the biggest headlines which most often occur because of federal enforcement.

Deeper Than the Headlines: Medicare Fraud Strike Force Announced a New Location

Posted by CJ Wolf, Aug 20, 2018 9:25:05 AM

The U.S. Department of Justice has recently announced another location for a Medicare Fraud Strike Force.  This newest location is the Newark/Philadelphia Regional Medicare Fraud Strike Force.

Compliance News Roundup: OIG Medicare Testimony

Posted by Healthicity, Aug 1, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Medical Device Maker AngioDynamics Agrees to Pay $12.5 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations –

Compliance News Roundup: 2018 Fraud Takedown

Posted by Healthicity, Jul 11, 2018 9:00:00 AM

1. Former Healthcare Chief Executive Sentenced to 9.5 Years in Federal Prison –

Deeper Than the Headlines: 2018 Fraud Takedown

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 9, 2018 9:43:29 AM

The DOJ and OIG recently announced the 2018 Fraud Takedown which resulted in charges against 601 individuals responsible for over $2 Billion in fraud, according to the federal government