How to Report Medicaid and Medicare Fraud
When clients retain Berger & Montague when reporting a
Medicaid or Medicare fraud claim, the firm typically utilizes the
Act (FCA) to recover the fraudulently obtained funds.
Under the FCA, the whistleblower can receive 15% - 30% of the funds
recovered as a reward for uncovering the fraud.
Hundreds of billions of dollars are paid by the government each
year for Medicaid and Medicare services, so the potential for fraud
against the government is vast, particularly since the government
relies on the "honor system" to obey the law. Sadly, we know
individuals and companies routinely break the law and submit
fraudulent or false charges to the government. Berger &
Montague's Whistleblower Practice can help unravel healthcare fraud
against the government. We
understand each step in the whistleblower process, and we are
sensitive to our client's needs when deciding how to best collect
evidence and present their claims. For a free and
confidential consultation with an experienced Whistleblower
attorney, please call (215) 875-4699, email email@example.com or fill out the case
inquiry form on the right side of the page.
Why Talk to Healthcare Fraud Lawyers?
- First, as healthcare fraud lawyers, we understand you might
have concerns about being a whistleblower, and that you want to
know, in advance, how it may affect your career, family and loved
- Second, medical and healthcare law is extremely complex and can
require experienced and knowledgeable lawyers.
- Third, experienced healthcare lawyers have working
relationships with the government which are critical to increasing
the likelihood that the case will be successful (when the
government "intervenes" in qui tam whistleblower claims under the
FCA, the vast majority of the cases are successfully
- Fourth, having expansive resources for research - and proven
lawyers on your side - is imperative. Some cases can be very
expensive and complex. Many smaller firms do not have the
resources or the experience to successfully "carry" such cases.
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Medical Fraud and Healthcare Fraud Examples
Different programs within the healthcare realm where fraud is
possible include Medicare, Medicaid, TRICARE, and other government
healthcare programs. Moreover, there are many sectors
within the healthcare industry which have been the subject of
fraudulent actions, including pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical
device manufacturers, hospitals, physician practices, nursing
homes, physical therapy offices, hospice providers, and more.
Billions of dollars of taxpayer money is stolen every year due to
healthcare fraud. To read further about different
healthcare and medical device fraud examples, please click
Medicaid and Medicare Government Fraud Lawyers &
Attorneys at Law
Berger & Montague's Healthcare Whistleblower, Qui Tam &
False Claims Act Practice Group represents whistleblowers alleging
healthcare fraud against the government throughout the healthcare
industry. We invite you to learn more about our Whistleblower
Practice Group. For more information or to schedule a confidential,
please fill out the form on the right, call us at (215) 875-4699 or
email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have discovered evidence of government fraud,
contact an experienced False Claims Act attorney before blowing the
whistle. You may be entitled to a substantial reward and the legal
protections afforded to whistleblowers under state and federal
laws. The attorneys of Berger & Montague are nationally
recognized experts in Whistleblower/Qui Tam actions with over a
decade of experience pursuing these complex fraud cases. For more
information or to schedule your confidential consultation, use the
form on this page or call us at 1-800-424-6690.
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