Florida Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Billion Dollar Medicare FraudA wealthy Miami Beach businessman, who operated a network of nursing homes and assisted living facilities in South Florida, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for running a billion-dollar Medicare fraud scheme.
Miami Beach Healthcare Exec Philip Esformes Convicted Of $1 Billion Medicare FraudA Florida health care executive was convicted Friday by a federal jury on 20 criminal counts in what prosecutors described as a $1 billion Medicare fraud scheme.
Miami Jury Selection Begins For $1 Billion Medicare Fraud CaseJury selection gets underway Monday for the trial of a health care executive accused of defrauding Medicare of $1 billion.
Miami Businesswoman Pleads Guilty To Medicare FraudA Miami woman who ran a health care service, and was honored for her work in the health care field, faces up to five years in prison for defrauding Medicare out of millions of dollars.
Assisted Living Facility Owners Charged In Kickback Scheme Ten owners of assisted-living facilities in Miami-Dade County have been indicted on charges that they received kickbacks for referring residents to a pharmacy for medications and durable medical equipment.
Doc Sentenced To Three Plus Years In Prison For Medicare FraudA Delray Beach doctor who pleaded guilty to falsely diagnosing patients in a Medicare fraud scheme has been sentenced to more than three years in prison.
100 South Floridians Charged In Major Health Care Fraud TakedownState and federal agencies have announced the arrest of 100 South Floridians as part of the largest national health care fraud takedown in history.
Eye Doc Linked To Menendez Corruption Back In CourtAttorneys for a prominent Florida eye doctor linked to New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez in corruption probe will try to persuade a federal judge to throw out a separate Medicare fraud case against him.
Miami Doctor Sentenced To Prison For Medicare FraudA Miami doctor has been sentenced to nine years in prison and ordered to pay more than $30 million in restitution for his part in a Medicare fraud scheme.
Miami Doctor Charged In $20 Million Medicare FraudA Miami doctor is facing two federal fraud conspiracy charges for his alleged role in a $20 million Medicare fraud scheme run by a health care company.
Five Sentenced In $25M Medicare Fraud Involving Nicaragua, D.R.Five people have been sent to federal prison for their roles in a $25 million Medicare fraud scheme that involved people from Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic posing as U.S. patients.
Vero Beach Doc Settles Fraudulent Medicare Billing ClaimsA Vero Beach surgeon and the plastic surgery clinic he runs have agreed to pay $4 million to settle allegations that they improperly billed Medicare for procedures that were unnecessary or never performed.
Feds Round Up Medicare Fraud Suspects In Miami, NationFrom South Florida to Alaska, FBI and Health and Human Services agents fanned out across the country in the last week and arrested about 200 people they suspect of committing Medicare fraud.
Supreme Court To Decide On Dade Woman's Frozen AssetsThe U.S. Supreme Court has decided to review the case of a Miami-Dade woman who had her untainted assets frozen by the government.
Trial Date Set For Doc Tied To Sen. MenendezA South Florida doctor charged with a multi-million dollar Medicare fraud will head to trial in early 2016.