Medical fraud reports now seem to be a daily reality. Local newspapers detail stories of crooked doctors falsifying documents to bill Medicare for hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of treatment and equipment. A court filing Wednesday charged New Orleans physician Dr. Anthony Stephen Jase ...Read the rest
Florida is infamous for being the epicenter of illegal pill mills. At its peak, the number of out-of-staters that flocked to Florida to buy illegal prescription drugs at over 1,000 pain clinics earned the state the nickname “Oxy Express.” Last year, doctors in Florida purchased ...Read the rest
South Florida is known for its warm weather, trendy Miami and year-round sun. Unfortunately, it also leads the nation in Medicare fraud. Last week, the Miami Herald reported on a nationwide law enforcement crackdown that charged 91 people – including doctors and other medical professionals ...Read the rest
As politicians continue to scramble to find a feasible way to reduce and stabilize the nation’s debt, Linda Webb is calling on Congress to declare war on the fraud that is attacking our economy and eating away at jobs and consumer confidence.
On October 12, Linda Webb will host a STRAIGHT TALK session at the Transmedia Group office in Boca Raton. The Fraud Dog will hold a FRAUD ROUNDTABLE: Fraudsters are draining billions of dollars from our economy, and in order to fight it and reduce losses, ...Read the rest