Health Care Fraud Enforcement Lucrative for Federal Government

Attorney General Eric Holder announced on January 9, 2013 that the Justice Department collected $8 billion dollars in civil and criminal actions for the fiscal year ending in September 2013.  In his press release, AG Holder stated that, “It is critical that Congress provide the resources necessary to match the department’s mounting caseload. As these figures show, supporting our federal prosecutors is a sound investment.” Approximately $3.2 billion was collected in civil cases related to health care fraud. This included the… Read More >