Excerpts from this story referencing "dentist":
"… It could force thousands of children in low-income families to find a new dentist willing to treat them. Small Smiles will be excluded from the Medicaid pr …"
"… roblems at Small Smiles clinics. Small Smiles was first accused of paying dentists bonuses to hit production targets in a 2007 television news report. The C …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Food and Drug Administration":
"… f drugs marketed under Medicare Part D without first being approved by the Food and Drug Administration for safety and effectiveness. Medicare paid more than $3 billion from 2006 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Max Baucus":
"… 500-page, bipartisan report put out by Sens. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, and Max Baucus, D-Mont. Small Smiles described the report as outdated, saying in a writt …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Medicare fraud":
"… dgment by top federal officials that the digital era may spawn more costly Medicare fraud and billing abuse. In the past, federal officials have largely accepted th …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "American Academy of Family Physicians":
"… t more than you did before,” said Weida, a medical coding expert for the American Academy of Family Physicians. But digital systems also can prompt doctors to “code at the highest po …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Virginia":
"… on and garden variety fraud violations for years,” said William Mahon, a Virginia health care fraud expert. “This is the first time that anyone has quanti …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Michigan":
"… ed fraud came from just four states: Florida, Puerto Rico, California, and Michigan. Over half of the providers were located in U.S. Attorney districts that h …"