Sep 16th, 2015
If you think a scam where orthopedic surgeries were performed by a physician assistant (PA) who never attended medical school is bad, wait until you hear the rest of the story. According to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office, Munir Uwaydah, M.D., did not even oversee the PA’s surgery, yet he billed it as his work. The patients were told a board-certified orthopedic ...
Aug 1st, 2011
As a coder, you are liable for more than you may think. By David M. Vaughn, JD, CPC In the federal criminal arena, you can be liable both for performing an illegal act and for aiding and abetting a criminal act performed by superiors. You also may be liable for helping superiors to avoid getting ...