Don’t Ride the Carousel

Don’t Ride the Carousel

In some of my recent posts, I have mentioned the term “carouselling,” as it pertains to the recycling of diabetic testing supplies.  I have had several people inquire about this term and how the scheme works. Carouselling Is the purchasing and reselling of...
Investigative Competence

Investigative Competence

I spent about 25 years in federal law enforcement, and most of that time was as a Senior Special Agent at HHS-OIG.  I loved working there, and I loved doing healthcare fraud investigations.  When I was exploring retirement, and what I was interested in doing...

OIG Files: The Elizabeth Holmes (Theranos) Verdict

For those of you who have been keeping up with the Elizabeth Holmes/Theranos trial, you likely have seen that there was a very mixed verdict. Holmes was convicted on some counts, acquitted on some and the jury was deadlocked on others. From a reader’s perspective, it...
OIG Files: A Disastrous Investigative Misstep

OIG Files: A Disastrous Investigative Misstep

Recently, Advize Health was involved in a matter pertaining to some medical record audits and investigations that were ongoing with a Social Adult Day Care (SADC), located on the West Coast.  For a five year period, this SADC was the subject of audits,...