Anti-Kickback Investigations Against Sober Living Homes, Hospitals, And Toxicology Laboratories

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The federal government is increasingly going after sober living homes for violations of the Anti-Kickback Statute and other federal fraud offenses.  In particularly, the government is paying close attention to the relationships between sober living homes and the toxicology laboratories that they use to process their drug tests. The growing scrutiny on sober living homes…

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Should You Appeal Your Medicare Fraud Audit Determination, Civil Monetary Penalty (CMP), or Conviction?

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If you are facing recoupments, financial penalties, or federal incarceration for Medicare fraud, you need to speak with an attorney about your options for appeal. The long-term consequences of an unfavorable audit determination, civil enforcement action, or criminal prosecution can be substantial; and, for some medical practices and health care companies, they can be fatal….

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How To Avoid Criminal Charges In Alaska Medicare Fraud Investigations

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Experienced Medicare Fraud Defense Attorneys and Former Federal Health Care Prosecutors Oberheiden & McMurrey LLP is a group of former federal health care prosecutors and experienced Medicare fraud defense attorneys who joined together to create a boutique law firm to help clients in health care fraud defense cases.  Our team includes Bill McMurrey, former Chief…

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More Than 400 Charged With Billion Dollar Medicare Fraud

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Experienced Defense Attorneys Defending Medical Professionals Charged with Medicare Fraud The world of Medicare and medical professionals can be complicated, with very few people understanding exactly what the process looks like. When errors happen, or mistakes are made, investigations can quickly snowball into hundreds of dollars – to billions – as well as hundreds of…

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How to Defend Against a Medicare Overpayment Request

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Federal Medicare Fraud Attorneys Defending Healthcare Providers Facing Overpayment Requests Oberheiden & McMurrey, LLP Oberheiden & McMurrey is a team of former Department of Justice Trial Attorneys, former Assistant United States Attorneys, former federal prosecutors, and experienced defense attorneys who, throughout the United States, represent healthcare providers in all stages of Medicare overpayment cases. Medicare…

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Can a ZPIC Audit Result in Medicare Fraud Charges?

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Defense Attorneys Protecting Professionals from ZPIC Audit and Medicare Fraud Charges Oberheiden & McMurrey, LLP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel Every year, Zone Program Integrity Contractors (ZPICs) conduct thousands of audits of Medicare claims.  ZPICs work closely with the U.S. Attorney’s Office and their audits can result in civil or criminal Medicare fraud investigations. …

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How to Prevail in ZPIC Audit and Appeals

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Health Care Attorneys Providing Legal Counsel for the ZPIC Audit and Appeals Process Oberheiden & McMurrey, LLP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel What is a ZPIC? In order to survive a ZPIC audit one must first understand what a ZPIC is.  A Zone Program Integrity Contractor, or ZPIC, is an entity created by CMS…

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Choosing an Experienced ZPIC Audit Attorney

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Experienced Attorneys Providing Legal Defense for Health Care Professionals During ZPIC Audits Oberheiden & McMurrey, LLP Former Medicare Prosecutors & Defense Counsel The most dangerous thing about ZPIC audits is to underestimate them. More than occasionally, clients contact the attorneys of Oberheiden & McMurrey, LLP with a request for help with a Medicare investigation that…

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