Protect Yourself from Rip-offs

Avoid scams and fight back against surprise medical bills.

Imposter Scam Complaints Surge

Criminals are doing more research to earn the trust of victims.

Man Sentenced for Role in DME Scheme

More than $8 million was fraudulently billed for medically unnecessary equipment.

Feds, State File Suit Against Pain Specialists

Suit alleges fraud of over $25 million for 60 clinics in 12 states.

DME Owner Sentenced to Over 10 Years

She must pay $950,000 in restitution.

Genetic-testing Scam Targets Seniors

Multiple victims give their personal accounts.

Medicare Does Not Give Out DNA Kits

The government is getting reports from callers claiming to be from Medicare.

Doctor, Nurse Convicted in Drug Case

Millions were also stolen in an allergy fraud scheme.

Doctor Charged with Fraudulently Ordering Genetic Tests

No patient he ordered tests for was in the same state as the doctor.

Doctor Indicted in Telemedicine Fraud Conspiracy

U.S. attorney says telecare was a fiction and claims were unnecessary and fraudulent.

Serious Flaws Found in Hospice

OIG report reveals 87% of hospices cited for deficiencies.

Home Health Agency Owners Sentenced, Ordered to Pay

They engaged in a conspiracy to recruit patients and bill for unnecessary services.