What Is Unemployment Insurance Fraud?

What Is Unemployment Insurance Fraud?

Unemployment Insurance Fraud is collecting benefits based on false information. If you knowingly collect unemployment insurance benefits even if you are ineligible, then you might be committing UI fraud. Some of the examples of UI claimants’ fraud are continuing to collect UI benefits even if you already return to work; collecting more benefits by not … Read more

Is Medicare Fraud a Felony?

is medical fraud a felony?

Individuals or entities who commit Medicare fraud can be convicted of a felony. But, it is not always the case; some are just exposed to penalties, fines, exclusion, and so on. Felony is a criminal offense punishable by more than one year in prison. Medicare is a federal program, and defrauding the government and its … Read more

Qui Tam Lawsuit | Everything You Need to Know

Qui Tam Lawsuit

A qui tam lawsuit filed under the False Claims Act is perhaps one of the strongest whistleblower protection laws in the U.S. It is also one of the most serious cases a civilian can file and therefore must be done with caution and full understanding of the subsequent implications and/or consequences. Unfortunately, there are dozens … Read more

Do you need a Medicare Fraud Attorney?

Do You Need a medicare fraud attorney?

Medicare has been part of your journey, bringing a story of hope, strength, and courage to live a healthy and tranquil life. For every benefit that Medicare brings is building a hero in you. A hero who perseveres to become stronger, determines to be productive, and strives to be of services to others.  But for … Read more

Medicare Whistleblower | Top Questions

Medicare Fraud Call

Have you ever experienced being scammed by a healthcare service provider through subscribing to a fraud monthly insurance or billed by services not rendered? How did you respond when you knew that a physician had falsified your diagnosis to justify your laboratory tests that weren’t necessary? How did you react when a hospital billed for … Read more

False Claims Act

False Claims Act

Trust and security are watchdogs of a quality health care system. When establishing a healthcare organization, there is implied accountability, transparency, and responsibility to all business transactions, including hospital billings, medical necessities, health care policies, and all healthcare-related matters that involve a patient’s welfare. As the American health care system strives to become the world’s … Read more

Stark Law: An Ultimate Guide against Medicare Fraud

Stark Law

The world has seen how the American economy leads its progress in technological innovations and far-reaching inventions, particularly in the healthcare system.  Beyond greater heights, however, the United States government has been bombarded with thousands of healthcare fraud cases each year.  As millions of lives were affected by its detrimental costs, the US government has … Read more

5 Benefits of Hiring a Medical Fraud Lawyer

5 Benefits of Hiring a Medical Fraud Lawyer

Medical fraud activities have always been a threat to the US healthcare system. Medical representatives such as doctors, nurses, and laboratory workers have been threatened through force and intimidation. Fraudsters have been strategic in obtaining medical-related information. They can work by an individual or collective force.  Today medical fraud activities affect the lives of many. … Read more

Top 10 Medicare Fraud Cases in the US

Medicare Fraud

Introduction Medicare is the second-largest insurance program in the federal budget of the United States of America. According to the statistics, Medicare costs $582 billion — representing 14 percent of total federal spending with 59.9 million beneficiaries and total expenditures of $741 billion in 2018. Hence, as major bedrock of health care for millions of Americans, Medicare pays … Read more