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Penalties for Committing Healthcare Fraud in Texas

Posted on December 27, 2019 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

Are you paying attention to politics? If so, then you already know that healthcare has become a central issue for both major parties in the United States. There are good reasons why healthcare is such a hot-button topic. All of us require expert medical care at some point in our lives, and none of us want to be negatively impacted by the fraud that runs rampant in...

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9 Common Types of Healthcare Fraud in Texas

Posted on December 23, 2019 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

From universal healthcare proposals to the ongoing opioid crisis, there are a lot of controversies swirling around the healthcare industry. One aspect that is brought up consistently is healthcare fraud. This serious issue isn’t just a matter of conscience. It’s often considered criminal behavior, and it’s far from victimless. Healthcare crimes account for about three percent of our nation’s overall healthcare spending, and that $68 billion could be...

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Seven Common Types of Pharmaceutical Fraud

Posted on March 20, 2019 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

The pharmaceutical industry is one of the most lucrative and fastest growing healthcare sectors in the world. With a value topping billions of dollars each year, it is little wonder that some people associated with it seek out ways to defraud insurers and patients alike. These seven crimes are among the most common types of pharmaceutical fraud committed today. Are you facing charges related to the healthcare...

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Healthcare Industry Top False Claims During 2018

Posted on March 6, 2019 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

Healthcare fraud is an umbrella term that covers numerous crimes committed by doctors, pharmacists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. These offenses cost taxpayers billions of dollars each year. Federal investigators from the attorney general’s office make it a priority to swiftly bring healthcare fraudsters to justice. Last year proved especially lucrative in recouping billions of dollars misspent because of fraudulent healthcare claims. Several companies paid out millions...

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Is Identity Theft a Federal Crime?

Posted on April 25, 2018 by Law Office of Brett A Podolsky

If you have questions about whether identity theft is a federal crime, the short answer is—yes, identity theft may be a federal crime. In this post, we discuss the differences between state and federal identity theft charges and the punishments for these crimes. (more…)

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