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New Jersey Cardiologist Gets Prison Time in Multimillion-Dollar Fraud

A New Jersey cardiologist will spend more than six years behind bars for defrauding the U.S. government and insurance companies of millions of dollars, federal law enforcement authorities announced recently. Jose Katz previously had pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy to commit healthcare fraud and Social Security fraud, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). In November 2013, a federal ...

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California Targets Health Insurance Website Imposters

Law enforcement officials in California have ordered the shutdown of 10 websites that they say tried to mimic the state’s official insurance marketplace for Obamacare. The sites sought to “lure customers away from plans that provide the benefits of the Affordable Care Act,” California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris said in a November 2013 statement. ...

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Florida Man Sentenced in Cancer Drug Scam

An international scam to import and sell unapproved cancer drugs has landed one man in prison and two oncology practices in federal trouble, according to government officials. Martin Paul Bean III recently was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison for his role in the scheme. The Boca Raton, Fla., man pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud, sell unapproved and misbranded drugs, and imp ...

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