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Local Podiatrist Gets Sentenced in Medicare Fraud Case

Posted in Fraud and Abuse, Medicare, Practice Management

Major Medicare fraud and false claims settlements against large providers and pharmaceutical and device companies are reported in the news on a regular basis these days.  Unfortunately this trend may lead many physicians to believe that their billing and collection activities are under the radar of federal and state enforcement authorities.  According to an article in the Scranton Times-Tribune, when it comes… Continue Reading