Home Health Agency To Pay Millions To Settle False Claims Act AllegationsPruittHealth, Inc. and affiliated entities (“Pruitt”) have agreed to pay $4.2 million to resolve allegations that they submitted claims for home health services that were not covered by the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and that they failed to refund overpayments that they had received from Medicare and Medicaid in a timely manner.
Tallahassee Doctor Sentenced For Committing Health Care Fraud Dr. Moses de-Graft Johnson, 47, a dual citizen of the United States and Ghana, was sentenced to seven years in federal prison, for committing health care fraud, conspiracy to commit health care fraud, and aggravated identity theft.
Two Sentenced For Health Care FraudU.S. District Judge Virginia M. Hernandez Covington has sentenced Michael Nolan (48, Tampa) and Richard Epstein (29, Aurora, CO) for their roles in a conspiracy to defraud federal health benefit programs, Medicare and the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (“CHAMPVA”).
Parkland Man Guilty Of Conspiracy To Commit Health Care FraudPatsy Truglia (53, Parkland) has pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy to commit health care fraud and one count of making a false statement in a matter involving a health care benefit program. He faces a maximum penalty of 15 years in federal prison. A sentencing date has not yet been set.
Gov. Kemp Announces Soliant Expanding Headquarters In Gwinnett County, Creating 200 JobsBrian P. Kemp announced that Soliant, a leading provider.
Largest Healthcare Fraud Takedown: 19 Of 345 People Charged In FloridaLaw enforcement officials announced today announced a historic nationwide enforcement action involving 345 charged defendants across 51 federal districts, including more than 100 doctors, nurses, and other licensed medical professionals. Of the 345 charged, 19 of those were charged in Florida.
Georgia Sees Banner Week For COVID-19 TestingGeorgia sees banner week for COVID-19 testing.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
How The Affordable Healthcare Act Affects Tax FilingLearn how the Affordable Healthcare Act, and whether or not you have insurance, will impact the way you do taxes this year.
Owner Of Allergy Clinic Arrested For Health Care Fraud The owner of an allergy test lab has been sentenced to federal prison for faking test results and billing health care providers for service that wasn't provided.
Obamacare Key Dates In 2014Implementation of the health reform law continues through 2014 with these key dates.
Romneycare Vs. Obamacare: Key Similarities & DifferencesCan the nation expect to see the same positive results across the country as was seen in Massachusetts?
Health Reform Rollout: Today - 2018
Health Reform Rollout: Today – 2018
Sebelius: 'This Is Not A Bait-And-Switch'President Barack Obama's top health care official told a national convention of state legislators that it's not too late for states to get on board with the 2010 health care overhaul.