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Tricare Compound Pharmacy and Prescription Fraud: Is It Time to Consult Experienced Attorneys?

Categories: Compound Pharmacy Fraud

Tricare Compound Pharmacy Fraud Defense Lawyers Compound pharmacy fraud remains a serious enforcement focus. Pharmacy owners, health care marketers, and physicians engaged in compound prescriptions (or related telemedicine consultations) between the years of 2014-2016 must expect new waves of investigations and indictments. Oberheiden & McMurrey is a team of former Department of Justice prosecutors and…

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What is Narcotic Diversion?

Categories: Health Care Law

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Federal Defense Attorneys for Prescription Drug Fraud Cases For physicians, pharmacists, hospitals, and other medical professionals and facilities that prescribe and dispense medications, ensuring that medications end up in the right hands is a critical – yet nearly impossible task. Drug diversion is a major issue in the United States, and it is one that…

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What Are the Penalties for Prescription Drug Fraud in Detroit, Michigan?

Categories: Health Care Law

Prescription Drug Fraud Defense Attorneys Serving Detroit, Michigan In May, 2009, The U.S. Attorney General and HHS Secretary created the Health Care Fraud Prevention & Enforcement Action Team (HEAT) in a new effort to increase collaboration among law enforcement agencies to combat healthcare fraud.  HEAT teams consists of members of various agencies including HHS-OIG, FBI, DOJ,…

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10 Things To Do When You Are Under Healthcare Fraud Investigation

Categories: Anti-Kickback Issues

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Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends Finding out that you are under a federal criminal investigation and accused of healthcare fraud can be extremely frightening.  However, there are things you can do from the very beginning of the case to have a positive effect on its resolution. You…

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5 Prescription Mistakes That Will Get Physicians into Trouble

Categories: Health Care Law

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Dr. Nick Oberheiden, Esq. www.federal-lawyer.com Direct: (214) 469-9009 1-800-810-0259 Call Us on Weekends Of the many regulations affecting the healthcare industry, those involving prescription requirements can cause some of the biggest problems for physicians if they are not carefully followed.  Because prescribing needed medicine is an important part of most doctors’ practices, you must be…

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