Former Miami Vice Actor Charged in Home Health Fraud

Roberto Marrero made his acting debut as a drug dealer named De La Carte in an episode of Miami Vice. Now, the former actor, director and producer of mostly spanish soap operas has found himself in hot water with the federal government for his part in a home health fraud scheme. Marrero and his wife, […]

Ohio Man Pleads Guilty to $2.5 Million Home Health Fraud

A man from Orange, Ohio admitted to overfilling Medicaid and Medicare by more than $2.5 million, according to U.S. Attorney Steven M. Dettelbach from the Northern District of Ohio.  Divyesh “David” C. Patel, age 39, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud and four counts of health care fraud.  Patel […]

Detroit Home Health Manager Pleads Guilty in $13.8 Million Fraud Scheme

A Detroit man pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud after managing a $13.8 million Medicare fraud scheme, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.  Jawad Ahmed managed home health agency Physicians Choice Home Health Care LLC (Physicians Choice), and used the company to deliver kickbacks to […]