CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Medicare Fraud

Dr. Farid Fata

No Bond For Cancer Doctor Charged With Fraud

An Oakland County doctor accused of intentionally misdiagnosing patients and ordering unnecessary treatments will remain in jail until trial.

10/02/2013

A doctor wears a stethoscope during an examination (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Michigan Doc Arrested, Charged With Faking Cancer Treatments

According to the complaint, Dr. Fata owns and operates Michigan Hematology Oncology Centers (MHO) which has offices in Clarkston, Bloomfield Hills, Lapeer, Sterling Heights, Troy and Oak Park.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2013

istockphoto

Gynecologist Gets 5 Years For Role In $5.4M Medicare Fraud Scheme

“This doctor exposed patients to electrical currents for neurological testing solely to generate money for himself at the expense of the Medicare program,” U.S. Attorney Barbara McQuade said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2012

istockphoto

Troy Couple Plead Guilty In $13.4M Medicare Fraud

Federal prosecutors say a Troy couple who ran clinics that claimed to specialize in treating HIV have pleaded guilty to participating in a multimillion-dollar Medicare fraud scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2012

istockphoto

22 Charged In Metro Detroit, Part Of Massive Medicare Fraud Bust

Nearly two dozen Metro Detroiters have been busted in a nationwide crackdown on Medicare fraud.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/02/2012

justice-court

Pharmacy Owner In Painkiller Fraud Case Remains In Jail Until Trial

“Bob” Patel, a native of India, is accused of defrauding Medicare and Medicaid of $60-million for painkillers that weren’t necessary, or… in some cases, never even provided.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/12/2011