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2 Calif. women sentenced to prison in $71M false billing scheme

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 01, 2015

Theresa Fisher of Tustin, Calif., and Lindsay Hardgraves of San Pedro, Calif., owners of a cosmetic surgery clinic, were sentenced to over three years and five months in prison, respectively, for submitting more than $71 million worth of claims for unnecessary medical procedures. The two women were convicted in March of providing free or discounted cosmetic surgeries to patients who agreed to unnecessary medical procedures including colonoscopies, which were billed to health insurers, prosecutors said. The Orange County Register (Santa Ana, Calif.) (free content) (06/29)


5 posing as Fla. residents get prison in $25M Medicare fraud scheme

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 06, 2015

Mich. doctor faces charges in alleged $24M fraud

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015

Accused Fla. physician released on $18M bond in Medicare fraud case

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 06, 2015

Former DME supply firm owner sentenced for $3.5M Medicare, Medi-Cal fraud

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

Ind. hospital network resolves Medicare, Medicaid overbilling allegations

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 01, 2015

CMS proposes changes to 2-midnights rule

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 06, 2015

Health care anti-fraud career opportunities

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015

N.J. doctor pleads guilty to kickback, health care fraud charge

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2015

N.M. heart doctor denies defrauding Medicare, other insurers

NHCAA SmartBrief | Jul 02, 2015


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