The more informed you are about the charges you face, the better you'll be able to defend yourself. Our attorneys and researchers provide these articles as a resource for you to learn more about healthcare fraud and possible defenses after you were charged. Browse through our topics to find information that applies to your case.

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  • Types of Healthcare Billing Fraud Fraud billing of healthcare programs like Medicare and Medicaid may include billing for services never rendered, adding extra services, misrepresenting the nature of services rendered, upcoding to more valuable services, and more. If accused of Florida insurance fraud in Broward County, a criminal lawyer in Fort Lauderdale can help build a defense. Types of Fraud...
  • Fraudulent Billing | Healthcare Fraud Charges & Allegations Government agencies are under enormous pressure to identify and prosecute those who are abusing the healthcare system. This has led to a surge in fraudulent billing and other healthcare fraud charges against doctors, clinics, hospitals, home health care companies, and others in the industry. Types of Healthcare Fraud Charges Fraudulent billing and other practices considered...
  • Facing Health Insurance Fraud Charges There has been a nationwide crackdown on health insurance fraud, with a subsequent surge in charges against home healthcare companies. Home healthcare fraud can result in some severe consequences, including huge fines and loss of licensure. Types of Home Healthcare Fraud Charges Healthcare fraud charges are brought about due to a report or suspicion of...
  • Fraudulent Billing Practices | Accountant Expert Witness | Health Fraud When a medical professional or entity is being charged with fraudulent billing related to healthcare services, there are a number of witnesses that could be called. One is an accountant, which may provide insight into mistakes or misrepresentation in billing practices. Depending on the circumstances, this type of expert witness may end up helping or...
  • Medical Expert Witness | Healthcare Fraud Case Testimony Any number of witnesses could become part of a healthcare fraud case. One example is a medical expert witness, who can provide testimony regarding: claim submissions; billing discrepancies; and the types of services provided to a patient. Although testimony from this type of witness could help a healthcare fraud defense case, there are circumstances in...
  • Hiring a Healthcare Fraud Lawyer Being convicted in a healthcare fraud case can spell doom for any medical professional or establishment. And there can be nothing more unfortunate than being accused of fraud. It still seriously jeopardizes the reputation of the entity. Knowing when to hire an attorney is important for clinics or individuals facing such accusations or charges. When...
  • How to Hire a Healthcare Fraud Attorney | Hiring a Lawyer Fort Lauderdale For a healthcare establishment or a professional, being accused of healthcare fraud can prove costly financially, legally, and in terms of reputation. Punishment for these charges includes significant fines, loss of license, and even jail time in certain cases. That is why hiring a lawyer is so important if facing these serious fraud charges. But...
  • Medical Billing Fraud | Expert Witness Testimony | Healthcare Fraud Charges of medical billing fraud can lead to significant fines and possible imprisonment. In this type of case a variety of witnesses may be called upon who could be helpful in defending against these charges. However, it’s also possible that a witness would harm a defendant’s case.One type of witness that may be called upon...