Wheelchair fraud is a growing concern not to be taken lightly. A patient recruiter for a medical equipment company was convicted by a Houston federal jury of healthcare fraud in a wheelchair fraud scheme. In this case, Medicare was billed for wheelchairs supposedly damaged in ...Read the rest

If current rates continue, by 2030 the number of Americans 65 and over living in nursing homes will rise to about 3 million. About 5% of adults 65 and older live in nursing homes, but nursing home residents account for about 20% of deaths from ...Read the rest

“It is not only what we do, but also what we do not do, for which we are accountable.”   Today business owners face more risk than ever.  The status quo of “being careful” or “doing what we have always done” just isn’t enough.  In ...Read the rest

Almost all of us have observed, or been the victim of, a consumer fraud scam. Consumer fraud can include practices such as false or misleading advertising and selling, so that the consumer ends up with something other than what they had expected. It also consists of concealing ...Read the rest

In recent years, the state of Florida has risen to the top of the nation for insurance fraud, due largely in part to a boost in staged automobile accidents. The most significant increase can be seen in Tampa, FL, where, in the last two years, ...Read the rest