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22 Jul 2013, 1:42 pm by thehealthlawfirm
By Lance Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm Three Central Florida women were arrested by the Attorney General’s (AG) Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) on July 18, 2013, for allegedly defrauding Medicaid out of $27,000. According to the AG, the … Continue reading → [read post]
24 Oct 2013, 7:53 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A Miami-Dade nursing home owner was arrested for allegedly committing $395,000 worth of Medicaid fraud. The Florida Attorney General (AG) accused the nursing … Continue reading → [read post]
10 Apr 2013, 2:20 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A speech therapist was arrested on March 29, 2013, for allegedly billing Medicaid more than $500,000 for services that she did not provide, … Continue reading → [read post]
19 Feb 2013, 6:25 am by thehealthlawfirm
By Lance O. Leider, J.D., The Health Law Firm The owner of Homecare Unlimited, LLC, in Jacksonville, Florida, has allegedly been arrested for defrauding Medicaid out of more than $400,000, according to the Florida Office of the Attorney General (AG). … Continue reading → [read post]
7 Mar 2014, 1:00 am by thehealthlawfirm
The forgoing case summary was prepared by and appeared in the DOAH case notes of the Administrative Law Section newsletter FACTS: The Agency for Health Care Administration’s (“AHCA”) Office of Medicaid Program Integrity audited Dr. Rao, an authorized provider of … Continue reading → [read post]
11 Mar 2013, 3:13 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Health Integrity, LCC, was named the Zone 4 Program Integrity Contractor (ZPIC) for the Medicare and Medicaid programs. As the ZPIC for Zone … Continue reading → [read post]
6 Sep 2012, 6:24 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law and Christopher E. Brown, J.D. The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) is a division of the Florida Office of Attorney General. It is … Continue reading ? [read post]
15 Jun 2012, 7:27 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Connecticut’s Attorney General, George Jepsen, alleges that 28 individuals, dental practices and corporations were involved in a $24 million Medicaid fraud scheme. He filed … Continue reading ? [read post]
3 Jan 2014, 8:35 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On December 18, 2013, Adventist Health System/Sunbelt Inc., the parent company of Orlando-based Florida Hospital, settled a whistleblower lawsuit, according to court documents. … Continue reading → [read post]
4 Oct 2012, 10:52 am by David Ross
Today, the New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (“OMIG”) posted its 2011 Annual Report.  We will post a detailed analysis in the coming days. In the meantime, the report may be accessed here. [read post]
30 Apr 2012, 7:26 am by thehealthlawfirm
The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit is charged with investigating and prosecuting health care providers suspected of defrauding the state’s Medicaid program. It is a division of the Florida Office of the Attorney General .When the unit opens a case against … Continue reading ? [read post]
11 Sep 2012, 6:17 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A whistleblower lawsuit based on information from a former Florida Hospital Orlando billing employee and a former staff physician alleges that seven of … Continue reading ? [read post]
29 Mar 2013, 8:06 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law Should you find yourself, your facility or your health practice the subject of a Medicaid audit by your state Medicaid agency or audit … Continue reading → [read post]
3 Feb 2014, 4:43 pm by Health Law Sidebar
The New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) has announced that it has recovered $851 million in Medicaid funds for 2013.  If accurate, this amount will have set a new record (the prior record is claimed to … Continue reading → [read post]
29 Oct 2013, 8:32 am by Jeff Marshall
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26 Feb 2013, 12:58 pm by David Ross
As a result of a recent Congressional report on New York State’s Medicaid program, the Legislative Gazette has reported that Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos and New York State Senate’s Republican Conference have called for an independent audit of the … Continue reading → [read post]
19 Dec 2011, 12:33 pm by Kellen Bryant
Qualified Income Trust – now that is a mouthful. Trusts come in many flavors and I use this trust in Medicaid planning or nursing home Medicaid qualification in Jacksonville, Florida – this is part of the world known as elder law.  A Qualified Income Trust is a specialized irrevocable grantor trust that Medicaid requires in [...] [read post]
6 Apr 2014, 8:53 pm by Health Law Sidebar
The New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (“OMIG) has released its State Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Work Plan. You can find the press release at: http://www.omig.ny.gov/latest-news/764-2014-15-work-plan The Work Plan is a road map of where the OMIG intends … Continue reading → [read post]
Most people have heard of Medicare and Medicaid in Oregon; however, unless you have already applied to either program you may not know what they cover and what their respective eligibility requirements are. As there is a good chance you will need one or the other as you get older, understanding the difference between the two programs will be beneficial. Click here to view a larger image.   [read post]
13 Dec 2012, 6:21 am by thehealthlawfirm
By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law A co-owner and operator of three Miami-area pharmacies pleaded guilty on December 6, 2012, for his part in a $23 million health care … Continue reading → [read post]