Healthcare Fraud: How It’s Harming You & How You Can Help Prevent It
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Healthcare Fraud: How It’s Harming You & How You Can Help Prevent It

Most people associate white collar crime with blockbuster court cases like Enron. But did you know there’s another type of white collar crime that is being perpetrated thousands of times daily and costing us an estimated 272 billion dollars a year? The crime is healthcare fraud and it is rapidly growing more popular, attracting novice...
Florida Laws Create Decrease in Illegal Prescriptions
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Florida Laws Create Decrease in Illegal Prescriptions

Ft. Lauderdale, FL (September 9, 2015)– The excessive illegal prescription of opioid drugs is an issue that Florida has faced for several years. People from all over the country travelled to Florida to obtain drug prescriptions from pill mills, creating a nationwide public health issue. Between 1999 and 2012 the number of opioid drug-poisoning deaths nearly…

$2.7 Million Medicaid Fraud Scheme
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$2.7 Million Medicaid Fraud Scheme

Boca Raton, FL (August 6, 2015) – Irma Davidian, 52, is accused of Medicaid fraud after allegedly bribing employees of the Florida Department of Children and Families and the Social Security Administration to process false applications. According to court documents, Davidian would unlawfully obtain government benefits such as Social Security, Medicaid, and food stamps for…

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Stay Ahead of Changing Laws in Healthcare Fraud

The nationwide Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program (HCFAC) was established in 1996 by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). The program is the result of a joint effort between several major law enforcement bodies–the Health and Human Services (HHS), along with the Department of Justice (DOJ). Together these two agencies jointly…

201301.24
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Florida Medicare Fraud Lawyer Questions Government Crackdown

Fort Lauderdale Medicare fraud lawyer Robert Malove comments on the Medicare fraud crackdown that resulted in thirty-three arrests in South Florida.  The arrests were part of a national take down of Medicare fraud suspects.As part of a national takedown by the Justice Department, thirty-three South Florida healthcare professionals were charged with a variety of Medicare…

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Pain Clinics or Pill Mills? Ft. Lauderdale Criminal Lawyer Explains

A multi-law enforcement agency raid of the Pompano Beach Medical Corp landed seven doctors in jail for drug trafficking. But criminal trial law expert and healthcare fraud attorney Robert David Malove says not all pain clinics are criminal enterprises.Seven doctors were among those arrested in a raid on an area pain clinic Thursday, as a…

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Florida Healthcare Fraud Attorney Challenges Government’s Tactics

A recently released report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services linked community mental health centers to questionable Medicare billing. Leading the nation in questionable billing was South Florida. Fort Lauderdale expert criminal trial law attorney Robert Malove contends that some of the billing issues assume there was intentional deception where none may…