Medicare Fraud

  • 3 Indians convicted for role in $15 million medicare fraud in US May 1, 2014

    New York: Three Indian medical professionals have been convicted by a federal jury for their participation in a nearly $15 million medicare fraud scheme in the US. Physical therapist Shahzad Mirza, 43, physical therapy assistant Jigar Patel, 30, and foreign medical school graduate without a license to practice medicine Srinivas Reddy,...
  • Indian-American fined $10 mn for medicare scam April 9, 2010

    Washington: An Indian American has been sentenced to 81-months in prison and asked to pay $9.7 million in restitution along with his accomplices for his role in a wide-ranging $18 million conspiracy to defraud the Medicare programme. US District Court Judge Sean F Cox of Michigan on Thursday also ordered...