Woman Sentenced for Fraud Case

“Seat warmers” answered phones in nearly empty offices.

Become an Informed Medicare Consumer

Medicare details things you can do.

Providers Plead Guilty to Fraudulent Billing Scheme

They unbundled to defraud health care insurers.

Upcoding Allegations Settled

Hospitals wrongly admitted patients and billed for expensive diagnoses.

Update: Ambulance Service Owner Sentenced

August 2018 story described nonemergency transports.

Get Ready for National Consumer Protection Week

Resources are available for March 3-9 events.

Genetic Testing Company Agrees to Pay $1.99 Million

It resolves allegations of submitting false claims for genetic test.

Physician Sentenced for False Billing

Part of the conspiracy involved falsification of patient encounter notes.

When Volunteers Want to Do Too Much

SHIP Watch article gives tips on what to do.

New Card Mailing is Complete

CMS completes rollout ahead of schedule.

Officer Has a Tip for Seniors

She wants them to hang up on unsolicited callers.

CMS Launches New App

Beneficiaries can see what Original Medicare covers.

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