This article shows you how to receive a whistleblower reward for reporting Medicare Advantage fraud (or risk-adjustment fraud) under Medicare Part C. Health care companies that sponsor or provide Medicare Advantage and PACE plans often develop schemes to cheat Medicare by millions of dollars a year. The government is offering significant monetary rewards to whistleblowers.
Government rewards are available to internal and external auditors for reporting fraud against the government This article addresses how auditors can get a whistleblower reward for reporting fraud against the government, including Medicare fraud or military fraud. It also addresses special issues or concerns when an auditor becomes a whistleblower. Fraud occurs more often than.
If you report an oil company that is cheating the government by underpaying oil royalties, you may be entitled to a large whistleblower reward, as shown in this article. In fact, the Department of Justice is seeking whistleblowers to report oil royalty fraud and is offering huge rewards. Government Rewards for Reporting Oil Royalty Fraud.
One common question is whether and how to report fraud against the government to the FBI. As an initial matter, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is the principal investigative arm of the U. S. Department of Justice (DOJ). The FBI has investigative jurisdiction over violations of more than 200 categories of Federal crimes. That.
The government awarded a whistleblower a reward of $4.85 million for reporting a long term acute care hospital chain for allegedly admitting patients who did not meet the Medicare criteria for admission to a long term acute care hospital (LTCH or LTACH). The whistleblower is a former employee of the LTCH chain. She contacted Joel.
Joel Hesch coached a law school negotiation team that was selected to represent the United States of America in an International Negotiation Competition (INC) held at the University of Lucerne in Switzerland. The Liberty Law team captured a fifth-place finish out of 24 countries invited to compete in this annual world competition held in 2016..
The Supreme Court will soon decide a case filed by a whistleblower alleging massive Medicaid fraud by a health care company that used unlicensed professionals to bill the taxpayers millions of dollars for counseling services despite a clear requirement that it must use licensed professionals. The Supreme Court will decide if contractors that knowing violate.
Each year the American Bar Association (ABA) hosts an annual negotiation competition amongst all law schools in the nation. This year, the team coached by Joel D. Hesch was named national runner up by placing second out of 199 law school teams competing in the coveted ABA National Negotiation competition. The competition simulates legal negotiations.
Survival guide for whistleblowing and ten tips for getting a whistleblower reward It can be a hard choice to become a whistleblower. First, there are a lot of risks when whistleblowing. Second, there are some pitfalls that need to be avoided. What you need is guidance and a list of tips for making the decision.
Did you know that the government has paid whistleblower rewards of over $150 million per person? You might even be more surprised to find out that it’s one of the few federal government programs that not only works, but actually earns money. For every dollar in a whistle-blower reward the government pays, it recovers 13.