Two Detroit area doctors have been charged with the illegal distribution of prescription drugs and health care fraud, according to a 68-count superseding indictment unsealed this week.
Oakland County will be the first in the state to roll out a new discount prescription drug program.
Seven doctors, four pharmacists and three home health care owners are among those indicted in what prosecutors call a massive prescription drug pipeline.
Five doctors and four pharmacists have been indicted in what federal prosecutors say was a scheme to make the government pay for pricey and unnecessary prescriptions.
Babubhai “Bob” Patel was accused of billing insurers for expensive prescriptions he never intended to give to customers
State auditors say pharmacies were paid $89,000 for prescriptions ordered by doctors who were dead.
One person was taken into custody on Wednesday as authorities raided a doctor’s office in Hamtramck.
The Drug Enforcement Administration is warning people about criminals posing as DEA against or police to scam citizens out of money.
A senior University of Michigan medical school faculty member linked to a $276 million insider trading case has retired.
State police in Michigan are partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration and other local law enforcement agencies for National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.