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Whistleblowers Expose Rampant Telemedicine Fraud

Whistleblowers Expose Rampant Telemedicine Fraud

Recently, a man living in a nursing home in Pennsylvania was offered a free orthotic brace over the phone. Although the man’s son declined the offer and refused to give out his father’s Medicare information, 13 braces were later delivered to the man’s home.
Eventually,...

Florida Compounding Pharmacy Owner Indicted in TRICARE Fraud Case

Florida Compounding Pharmacy Owner Indicted in TRICARE Fraud Case

A federal jury in Pensacola, Florida, has found Andrew E. Fisher guilty of conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud, conspiracy to commit wire fraud, and conspiracy to commit money laundering. The jury found that Fisher, who owns Physician Specialty Pharmacy, orchestrated an elaborate scheme to...

Whistleblowers Can Help Stop Sleep Center Fraud in California

Whistleblowers Can Help Stop Sleep Center Fraud in California

Anne Vishnevsky, the owner of Atlas Diagnostic Services, a sleep clinic in San Fernando Valley, has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for defrauding healthcare programs out of $11.5 million. Vishnevsky will also have to pay $2.7 million in restitution.
Vishnevsky’s...



Appeals Court Upholds $477K Verdict for Trip-And-Fall Injury at a CA Gym

Appeals Court Upholds $477K Verdict for Trip-And-Fall Injury at a CA Gym

A California state appeals panel recently issued a ruling that should put exercise facilities and sloppy lawyers on notice. According to a report on Law360, a panel of judges “affirmed a $477,000 award in favor of a woman who accused a gym of causing her trip-and-fall injuries.” A key...

Top Healthcare Fraud Recoveries 2019, Opioid Makers Lead The Way

Top Healthcare Fraud Recoveries 2019, Opioid Makers Lead The Way

It is no secret that healthcare fraud is rampant in America. Notwithstanding, the last decade has seen more fraud investigations and False Claims Act recoveries than ever before. In 2019, just like in the nine previous years, healthcare fraud settlements and judgments surpassed $2...

Florida’s Largest Cannabis Dealer Hit with Shareholder Class Action

Florida’s Largest Cannabis Dealer Hit with Shareholder Class Action

As more and more states drop their prohibitions against cannabis, investors are flocking to businesses that sell the products. The growth potential is enormous for well-run companies with savvy, innovative management. But, on the flip side, poorly run companies are capable of squandering fortunes...

Hospice Care Fraud | Whistleblowers Serving Justice

Hospice Care Fraud | Whistleblowers Serving Justice

Earlier this year, the Department of Health and Human Services released the results of a four-year-long survey of 4,563 hospice facilities nationwide. The study, which ran from 2012 to 2016, included nearly every hospice center that serviced Medicare patients. It was the most in-depth study of its...


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