October 22, 2013: Fighting Healthcare Fraud Using Whistleblower Statute Returns $20 for Every $1 Invested
Fighting Healthcare Fraud Using Whistleblower Statute Returns $20 for Every $1 Invested
A new report released by Taxpayers Against Fraud Education Fund, concludes that every dollar invested by the government in investigation and prosecution of federal health care fraud returns at least $20 back to the American people.
On the 150th Anniversary of its signing, the False Claims Act or "Lincoln Law" is more robust than ever and is spawning new whistleblower laws modeled after itself.
The Lincoln Law is 150 Years Old and Thriving
$9 billion in civil fines and criminal penalties associated in FCA cases. Top 30 cases detailed.
The Importance of Whistleblowers to Reducing Fraud Against the Federal Government and Recovering Funds for Taxpayers, authored by economist Jack Meyer of Health Management Associates, June 2012.
$9 Billion to be Recovered in False Claims Act Cases in 2012?