Each week, ProfNet Connect – a community of professional communicators – spotlights a professional from their network of experts. Last week, Contego Services Group President Linda Webb received the honor for ProfNet’s “Interesting Expert of the Week, Fraud Edition.” Maria Perez, Director of News Operations ...Read the rest

Companies hiring illegal employees and/or paying employees under the table has been an ongoing problem for years. But when Gabriel Gonzalez died on the job in 2007 by his body accidentally going through a wood chipper, it would help investigators uncover a series of fraudulent ...Read the rest

Fraudsters keep getting more and more creative. On September 29th, federal prosecutors said that Illinois medical equipment supplier Gary Winner, 49, pled guilty in Rhode Island to charges that he shipped unwanted “erectile pumps” to diabetes patients as part of a Medicare fraud scheme.

Linda Webb will be emceeing at the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation’s Silver Anniversary Gala at the Marriott Hollywood Beach on Saturday, December 3, 2011!

In Massachusetts, ten people and three companies are facing charges for conducting four fraudulent schemes that earned them millions from the taxpayer-funded MassHealth program. Attorney General Martha Coakley and her office said that health care fraud investigators have obtained 118 indictments, alleging four separate schemes ...Read the rest