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Fraud summit: 'We should have been more involved'


Last week's National Summit on Health Care Fraud was billed as "the first national gathering on healthcare fraud between law enforcement and the private and public sectors

60 Minutes shines bright light on Medicare's '$60 Billion Fraud' and guess what, the DME industry is not to blame

Monday, October 26, 2009

The news magazine “60 Minutes” tackled Medicare fraud and abuse in its lead story last night (“The $60 Billion Fraud”), and reporter Steve Kroft placed the blame squarely where it belongs: on Medicare.

Amy Leopard: Consider joint ventures


With national competitive bidding, the industry is in a state of flux, says Amy Leopard. Suppliers are figuring out how they can affiliate and be strong suppliers for national competitive bidding and for negotiation in general.

I don't think this guy will commit fraud again

Friday, August 21, 2009

Something a little noir...

A provider e-mailed me this morning with the link to this story in the Miami Herald:

"Convicted killer to plead guilty to Medicare fraud, then face new murder charge"