6 Common Medicaid Fraud Penalties A Defendant May Face

Simply put, Medicaid fraud is far more common than you may think. In 2017 alone, according to the Department of Health and Human Services, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) convictions totaled 1,528 with the majority having to do with Personal Care Services (PCS) attendants and Read More …

The 3 Biggest Mistakes People Make in Medicaid Fraud Investigations

In the words of business magnate Daymond John, “Life is 20% what happens to you, and 80% how you respond.” While it may be a bit of an unusual connection, this quote is particularly relevant when it comes to dealing with the news that you Read More …

How to Survive a Medicaid Fraud Investigation

Receiving a Medicaid fraud letter can be intimidating. Alone, the average person does not possess adequate knowledge to understand why they are being interviewed, and where their Medicaid fraud investigation may lead. Without proper guidance from an experienced professional, they may end up tarnishing their Read More …

Why an MFCU Expansion Would Increase Medicaid Fraud Recovery Rates

Over the last several years, particularly since the start of President Trump’s administration, the topic of Medicaid fraud has seen a consistent spike in popularity among not just national headlines, but political discourse as well. Furthermore, although direct legislation regarding the matter has not yet Read More …

Medicaid Fraud Cases on the Rise

There is little doubt concerning the fact that Medicaid, a public health coverage program, helps millions of low-income people every day. With affordable or even zero cost aid provided by the taxpayer-funded program, countless elders, pregnant women, children from low-income families, disabled people, and others Read More …

The Link Between Medicaid Fraud and the Opioid Crisis

There is little doubt to the notion that the Medicaid program helps millions of Americans in need of affordable and quality health care. As one of the nation’s most well-funded federal programs, Medicaid allows more than 70 million Americans to receive necessary health care and Read More …

Why Am I Being Investigated for Medicaid Fraud?

You open your mailbox and see that you have received a letter from the HRA for Medicaid fraud. You begin to panic, “fraud?!”, and wonder what you have done wrong. Being targeted for a Medicaid fraud investigation is never fun… we know. However, fraud investigations Read More …

I Am Not A Citizen, Can I Be Deported for Medicaid Fraud?

We all know of the typical case of Medicaid Fraud Investigation: someone receiving benefits gets a letter from 250 Church Street stating they are under Medicaid Fraud Investigation and are to appear for a Medicaid Fraud interview. Many people fear that they will have to Read More …

Ambulette Companies: Logistics Care and Medicaid Fraud Investigations

Medicaid and Medicare are government programs funded to aid elderly and disabled people, but it has been increasingly abused by people, providers, and professionals. Health care fraud is not only affecting the economy by increasing our national debt, but it is also harming individuals who Read More …

Receiving A Medicaid Fraud Letter… What Should I Do?

What is Medicaid? Medicaid is a federal and state health coverage program that provides health care to people who are unable to pay for it themselves. It is offered free of charge to those who meet the strict eligibility requirements. The Medicaid Fraud Investigation Process Read More …