By David Mittleman

Michigan Doctors, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, and Home Health Care Providers Alone Defrauded Medicare and Medicaid in Excess of $100 Million

US Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and the Department of Health and Human Services (HSS) announced last Wednesday another nationwide sweep led by the Medicare Fraud Strike Force in 36 federal districts resulting in criminal and civil charges against 301 individuals, including 61 doctors, nurses, and other licensed medical professionals for their participation in health care fraud schemes involving false billings. Twenty-Three state Medicaid Fraud Control Units also participated. The amount is up almost …read more