Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Brian Roark provided insight on the recent push by U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley urging CMS and the U.S. Department of Justice to take action against Medicare Advantage fraud. The abuse is estimated to cost the government billions and has been the source of several lawsuits. Brian commented on the likelihood of the rise in whistleblower lawsuits related to the issue.
The full article, "Grassley Presses CMS on Medicare Advantage Fraud," was published by Modern Healthcare on May 21 and is available online.