Medicare Home Health Care Fraud, Medicare Illegal Kickbacks, and other Medicare Fraud Schemes At Retirement Communities Are On The Rise Costing Millions and Depriving Seniors of Essential Health Care by Texas Home Health Care Fraud Lawyer, Texas Retirement Community Fraud Lawyer, & Medicare Home Health Care Fraud Whistleblower Lawyer Jason S. Coomer
Medicare home health fraud in retirement communities is on the rise as some health care providers and businesses running large retirement communities are using Medicare billing fraud and Medicare kickback schemes to bill Medicare for services that are not provided and take advantage of seniors. These fraudulent home health care service schemes and retirement community Medicare fraud schemes can be difficult to detect and it often will take a home health care service employee or retirement center employee to blow the whistle on the home health care Medicare fraud scheme or home health care Medicaid scheme.
USDOJ: Second Owner of Houston-area Home Health Care Agency Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison for Role in $5.2 Million Medicare Fraud
"The former co-owner of a Houston-area home health care company was sentenced in Houston to 108 months in prison for his participation in a $5.2 million Medicare fraud scheme, announced the Department of Justice, the FBI and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Princewill Njoku, a former co-owner and administrator at Family Healthcare Group, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Nancy Atlas in the Southern District of Texas to 108 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release. Njoku was ordered to pay $5.1 million in restitution jointly and severally with his co-defendants. In January 2011, Njoku pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud, one count of conspiracy to pay illegal kickbacks to patient recruiters and sixteen counts of paying such illegal kickbacks."
For more information on a being a Medicare Home Health Care Fraud Whistleblower or Retirement Community Health Care Fraud Whistleblower that could be entitled to a large recovery for exposing systematic Medicare Home Health Care Fraud or Medicaid Home Health Care Fraud, please feel free to contact Medicare Home Health Care Fraud Lawyer Jason Coomer via e-mail message or go to the following web page: Texas Home Health Care Fraud and Retirement Community Fraud Whistleblower Lawsuit Information.