Atlanta Health Care Fraud Attorneys

Defending Against Charges of Medicare and Medicaid Fraud

In the struggling U.S. economy today, more and more individuals and health care providers are finding themselves charged with health care fraud. In some cases, individuals misrepresent or falsify Medicare claims, in some cases physicians violate the Medicare and Medicaid program requirements, and in still other cases people are charged with crimes they did not commit.

Because health care fraud is a white collar crime, obtaining highly skilled criminal defense representation is vital to those who have been charged with this offense. For the past 70 years, the Georgia law firm of Garland, Samuel & Loeb has been providing representation to clients charged with a wide variety of crimes. Our Atlanta health care fraud lawyers defend doctors, hospitals and other health care facilities and providers against accusations of Medicare and Medicaid fraud, which may include:

  • Charging for services not performed, or phantom billing
  • Charging more than the service is worth, or upcoding
  • Providing services that are not necessary or desired
  • Billing multiple times for the same medical service
  • Embezzling money or falsifying billing reports
  • Accepting kickbacks or bribery in exchange for services

Garland, Samuel & Loeb also defends individuals who are facing charges of:

  • Claiming a nonexistent illness or injury
  • Claiming home health care, therapy appointments or alcohol dependency treatment that did not occur
  • Misrepresenting personal information or filing a claim under a false name
  • Other health care fraud charges

Consult Our Medicare Fraud Lawyers

Are you facing charges of health care fraud in Georgia? We have developed a significant reputation for success defending charges of health care fraud. Call the criminal defense attorneys at Garland, Samuel & Loeb at 404-975-0459 or toll free at 877-650-0825, or contact us via e-mail today to schedule a free initial consultation.