People’s Choice faces fraud charges

Sunday, November 30, 2008

NEW YORK--People’s Choice Surgical Supplies of Hempstead, once Long Island’s largest DME provider, has stolen more than $1 million from Medicaid by filing false invoices, according to an indictment filed by the New York State Attorney General. in October. People’s Choice allegedly used the names and ID numbers of doctors without their knowledge to submit fraudulent claims between 2003 and 2006.