Health Care Fraud

Minneapolis Health Care Fraud Defense Attorney & Fraud Defense Lawyer

Each year, thousands of people make attempts to gain or save money on their health care. Most do not realize that in doing so, they are actually committing health care fraud, which is a serious federal crime. Not only are they defrauding Medicare & Medicaid, they are also causing damage to the entire system and all of the people who reap the benefits of it.

If you or anyone you know has been accused of health care fraud, the first step is to secure a reputable Minneapolis fraud defense lawyer. They will be able to explain your rights, all of your options, and the laws pertaining to health care fraud.

Defense With Your Future In Mind

Depending on the details of your case, you could easily be charged with one or more forms of health care fraud. At Speas Law Firm, PA, we handle many types of cases, including:

  • Individuals who have lied about their assets, their income, the number of children they have, and other details within their medical record.
  • Receiving  rebates for medical services that were never rendered
  • Medical services that have been billed but were not rendered
  • Kickback schemes
  • Defrauding Medicare and Medicaid
  • Insurance claims that have been falsified
  • Uncoding, accounting, and billing fraud
  • Overpayments that are retained, or overcharging for medical services and treatments

Individuals that are facing healthcare fraud charges should waste no time in securing legal representation that can help them avoid serious punishment.

Effective Defense For Professionals Accused Of Health Care Fraud

Patients are not the only ones who can and do commit health care fraud. In fact, anyone within the health care industry could be accused of health care fraud. Many times, medical professionals and doctors face these types of charges. Something as simple as a routine audit can expose problems within a medical accounting system. This could end up costing the business a great deal of money, and even result in the business closing down completely.  These problems may not even be intentional, but they still have serious consequences. The health care system is very complex and it is all too easy to create the appearance of guilt.

Health care fraud can be extremely confusing as well as overwhelming. Jennifer Speas has over 20 years of experience and can evaluate your case to build the most effective defense. Obtaining an experienced Minneapolis fraud defense Lawyer can ensure that you receive the best possible outcome for your case.

Contact A Minneapolis Fraud Defense Lawyer

If you have been charged with defrauding the health care system, know that your case will be prosecuted very aggressively in the state and/or federal courts. Health care fraud is a very serious crime, as it contributes to rising costs, which in turn leads to inconvenience for patients and all those involved in the health care system. Securing the representation of a skilled Minneapolis & St. Paul criminal defense lawyer could save you a lot of time, money, and even your freedom.  To learn more about how the Speas Law Firm, PA can help you, please call 612-333-6160 for a initial consultation.