Monthly Archives: August 2017

Washington State Gets $368,000 Under Medicaid Scams Settlement

Olympia– Washington state will keep a little portion of a $280 million nationwide settlement including a pharmaceutical company implicated of dedicating scams by promoting 2 drugs for unapproved cancer treatments. Celgene Corp. rejected misdeed but accepted pay the federal government, 28 states and the District of Columbia to settle a whistleblower claim brought by a […]

Feds: Dentist Double-Billed Patients & Medicaid, Stole Thousands

MIAMI (CBSMiami)– A dental professional in South Florida deals with scams charges for billing clients for work currently covered under Medicaid. Dr. Fadi Yousef Qablawi, 39, targeted senior clients with Medicaid by informing them their treatment would need to be paid out-of-pocket, regardless of understanding that Medicaid would, in fact, cover the work, according to […]

More Than 400 People Charged for $1.3 Billion in Medicaid and Medicare Fraud

The Justice Department charged more than 400 people throughout the nation in a significant crackdown on health care scams, authorities stated Thursday. The implicated people cost the federal government $1.3 billion in incorrect Medicare and Medicaid billings, according to authorities. The examination concentrated on opioid-related criminal activities as the federal government continues to attempt to […]