ResCare Iowa, Inc. to Pay Over $5 Million to Settle Healthcare Fraud Allegations

Home-based nursing care is considered somewhat of a luxury under government healthcare regulations. This means there are limited circumstances under which programs like Medicare, Medicaid, or TRICARE will reimburse a company for home-based services. Patients must meet strict eligibility criteria prior to receiving reimbursement. Under current guidelines, a medical doctor must certify that home-based [...]

By | 2018-09-24T14:16:40+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Healthcare Fraud|

Bringing the HEAT – Joint Task Force Invaluable in Fight Against Healthcare Fraud

In 2012 alone, the False Claims Act ("FCA") was responsible for recovering over $2 billion stolen through healthcare fraud, Medicare scams, and unlawful billing practices. Ending healthcare fraud has been a non-stop pursuit over the past several years due to the implementation of several programs and task forces aimed at eradicating this costly crime. The [...]

By | 2018-08-21T14:53:29+00:00 May 13th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|