345 Charged in National Takedown

345 Charged in National Health Care Fraud Takedown

September 30, 2020

A historic nationwide enforcement action involves 345 defendants across 51 federal districts, including more than 100 doctors, nurses, and other licensed medical professionals. These defendants have been charged with submitting more than $6 billion in false and fraudulent claims to federal health care programs and private insurers, including more than $4.5 billion connected to telemedicine, more than $845 million connected to substance abuse treatment facilities, and more than $806 million connected to other health care fraud and illegal opioid distribution schemes across the country. Read a Department of Justice press release.
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