4 recent healthcare fraud cases

Below are four recent fraud cases involving Medicare, Medicaid or TRICARE, beginning with the most recent.

 1. Physician assistant convicted in $200M Medicare fraud scheme
A federal jury in Miami convicted Roger Bergman, a physician assistant licensed in Florida, and Rodolfo Santaya, a certified nursing assistant, for their involvement in a $200 million Medicare fraud scheme. 

2. Former VA Official Pleads Guilty in $1.4M Fraud Scheme
The former Deputy Chief of Veterans Claims in the Maryland Department of Veterans Affairs, David Clark, pleaded guilty to extortion in connection with a scheme to fraudulently obtain more than $1.4 million in veterans benefits

3. Detroit Physician Pleads Guilty to Role in $7M Medicare Fraud Scheme
Walayat Khan, MD, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud in connection with his role in a $7 million Medicare fraud scheme

4. Los Angeles Physician Charged in $33M Medicare Fraud Scheme
Robert A. Glazer, MD, has been indicted for his involvement in a $33 million scheme to defraud Medicare.

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Appeals court upholds Florida's 'docs vs. glocks' law

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