Medicare And Medicaid Fraud

Supervisor sentenced to 10 years in prison for role in Medicare, Medicaid fraud scheme


A former healthcare provider supervisor was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday for conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud totaling $63 million.

Nursing home optometrist faces False Claims suit alleging excessive, unreasonable eye exams


An optometrist in Kentucky defrauded Medicare and Medicaid by filing claims for nursing home care that was unnecessary or not provided, alleges a False Claims Act lawsuit recently brought by the federal government.