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Detroit Health Care Fraud Defense Attorney Dr. Nick Oberheiden

Categories: Health Care Fraud

In the old days, being a good doctor and enjoying an excellent reputation within the community were enough to shield oneself against unfair and absurd allegations of misconduct and fraud. Today, these standards are trampled on by aggressive, relentless prosecutions victimizing even the finest doctors in Detroit, Michigan. Featured by media stations across Michigan, attorney…

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Defending Against Mail Fraud Allegations Under 18 U.S.C. Section 1341

Categories: Health Care Fraud

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Experienced Federal Lawyers Defending Clients in Mail Fraud Investigations When facing potential charges under the federal health care fraud statute (18 U.S.C. Section 1347), the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, or any of the other various statutes that federal prosecutors use to target health care providers, it is common to face…

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Mobile X-Ray Companies: The New Targets of Federal Investigations

Categories: Health Care Fraud

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Attorney Dr. Nick Oberheiden Has a Track Record of Successfully Defending Health Care Business Owners For years, the federal government has scrutinized home health, hospice agencies, and nursing home facilities for alleged Medicare fraud. Recently, the scope of those investigations has broadened to also include vendors and service providers to those agencies, in particular mobile…

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Defense Strategies for Wire Fraud Allegations Under 18 U.S.C. Section 1343 in Health Care Fraud Investigations

Categories: Health Care Fraud

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Talented Federal Attorneys for Defense of Wire Fraud Investigations When federal prosecutors pursue charges against health care providers for benefit program fraud (i.e., Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare fraud), they typically pursue charges for a number of “add-on” offenses as well. One of these add-on charges is wire fraud, which is a federal criminal offense under…

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Overview of the Federal Health Care Fraud Statute – 18 U.S.C. 1347

Categories: Health Care Fraud

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Federal Health Care Fraud Defense Lawyers The federal government has many different tools for prosecuting health care providers suspected of defrauding Medicare, Medicaid, Tricare and other health care benefit programs. From the Stark Law to the False Claims Act, laws that are both specific and non-specific to health care impose penalties for everything from misapplying…

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