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

An Iowa home-based nursing care company has agreed to pay $5.63 million to settle claims it unlawfully billed for unnecessary skilled nursing services in patients’ homes.Wikimedia Commons Home-based nursing care is considered somewhat of a luxury under government healthcare regulations. This means there are limited circumstances under which [...]

By | 2018-03-26T01:26:37+00:00 February 18th, 2015|Healthcare Fraud|

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

The U.S. Attorney General’s Office, along with the Department of Health and Human Services, is responsible for implementing the mission and goals of H.E.A.T.Image source: Wikimedia Commons 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 [...]

By | 2018-03-25T13:46:28+00:00 May 13th, 2014|Healthcare Fraud|