HEALTH CARE FRAUD
Charged with Health Care Fraud? Kenneth Padowitz, P.A. Effectively Represents Clients Charged with Health Care Fraud and Fraud Crimes
Due to increased activity involving health care fraud in South Florida, the federal government has launched a joint initiative with state officials to heavily prosecute health care fraud in Miami, Broward, and throughout South Florida. Health care fraud may include different crimes such as insurance fraud, Medicare or Medicaid fraud, overbilling, false prescriptions, improper solicitation of patients, billing for medical services not provided, kickbacks, medical billing fraud, false cost reports, and billing for unnecessary medical equipment, among others. Penalties for health care violations are severe and may include professional sanctions as well as the loss of one’s professional license in addition to imprisonment, fines, or probation. Experienced South Florida Criminal Defense Attorney Kenneth Padowitz, P.A. has successfully defended clients against health care fraud charges.