Recently, the Department of Justice announced a series of prosecutions against numerous individuals, including a physician, a telemedicine executive, marketers, and various laboratory and pharmacy owners. In sum, 14 defendants across seven federal... Read More
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The Department of Justice recently announced that Robin Darnell, referred to as “Nurse Robin,” has pled guilty to one count of conspiracy as part of her role in a telehealth kickback scheme. According to the Department, the plea agreement may... Read More
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On May 3, 2021, the Department of Justice announced that the owners of a Florida telemarketing company were charged for their alleged participation in a $46 million genetic testing telehealth scheme. The Department of Justice alleges that the... Read More
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by Guillermo Beades, Esq. of Frier Levitt, LLC, Wiks Moffat, CHC, of HealthCare Compliance Network, LLC, and Jim Tudor, PCA, CPC, of HealthCare Compliance Network, LLC When the COVID-19 pandemic reached our shores, it instantly changed the way we... Read More
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Frier Levitt’s Co-Chair of Healthcare John E. Morrone, Esq. recently contributed to a Hospital Peer Review article titled “Assess Quality and Compliance as Telehealth Use Expands”.  In the article, he discusses the quality standards, metrics... Read More
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On September 30, 2020, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced a nationwide healthcare fraud and opioid takedown resulting in charges against more than 100 physicians for over $4.5 billion in losses connected to allegedly fraudulent... Read More
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On April 9th, 2019, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (HHS-OIG) and Department of Justice (DOJ) announced one of the largest health care fraud schemes involving several telemedicine companies, dozens of... Read More
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On August 20, 2020, Humana Pharmacy Solutions, Inc. (“Humana”) filed a lawsuit alleging, among other things, violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (“RICO”) against a Florida-based company, Quivvy Tech Corp.,... Read More
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