Posts Tagged ‘Massachusetts’

  • Massachusetts Home Health Facilities Pay Out $14M for False Claims

     A multi-facility home healthcare chain has reached a $14 million settlement to resolve claims which assert their role in a large-scale scheme to defraud MassHealth, Massachusetts’s Medicaid program. From 2010 to 2016, Centrus Premium Home Care Inc. was found to have submitted an array of improper claims regarding medically unnecessary services that are not covered […]

  • Ambulance Fraud: The Most Expensive Ride of Your Life

    Ambulance fraud is a False Claims Act violation that can take on many forms. Common types of fraud include emergency transport companies fraudulently charging Medicare or Medicaid for rides that are not eligible for reimbursement or upcoding in order to receive higher reimbursement not justified by the ambulatory services provided. These schemes result in a […]