Healthcare News & Insights

Justice Dept.: 2011 record-setting year for fraud settlements

The Justice Department announced that fiscal year 2011 saw a record amount  — more than $3 billion — in settlements and judgments.

Health care fraud up 30% — expected to get worse in ’10

A recent report highlights just how widespread health care-related fraud is — and why the feds are looking to ramp up enforcement.

Medicare fraud task force expands, nabs $61M in false claims

A federal strike force announced a double-win against Medicare fraudsters: