Healthcare fraud is defined as intentionally lying about or misrepresenting transactions regarding healthcare. Healthcare fraud is often committed as a means of gaining unauthorized financial gain or gain related to health benefits. It is an offense that can be committed by an individual, employer, or by a provider. If found guilty of this crime, you could face imprisonment and hefty fines.
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Healthcare fraud can include:
There have also been other cases of healthcare fraud in which a doctor, individual or employer intentionally committed healthcare fraud. An individual may be charged with healthcare fraud by trying to use another individual’s health insurance card, and an employer may charged with healthcare fraud by enrolling employees who are not eligible for one reason or another. If you currently are finding yourself in the middle of this type of situation, it is vital to obtain representation as soon as possible to minimize the severity of your charges or to possibly have them dropped all together.
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