Posts Tagged ‘medicaid’

More Than 20 People Arrested in Massive D.C. Medicaid Fraud Takedown

More than 20 people were arrested today for stealing money from D.C.'s Medicaid program—the largest health care fraud takedown in D.C. history, U.S. Attorney for D.C. Ron Machen announced today, along with officials from the FBI andthe  Department of Health and Human Services.
The arrests follow a multiyear investigation by local and federal law enforcement agencies [...]

Shutdown Could Force One D.C. Medical Provider to Stop Serving Low-Income Patients

Mary's Center, a federally qualified health center with two full-service locations in D.C., serves more than 30,000 patients in the District—about half of whom are enrolled in Medicaid or D.C. Healthcare Alliance, a local public health insurance program.
A week into the federal government shutdown, the center is struggling to figure out how to keep serving [...]