Federal agencies are increasingly becoming active in investigating violations of health care laws. In addition, private lawsuits are surfacing on violations of health care laws. Find a recent case where there has been a violation of a health care law, such as a case involving fraud, privacy, or security. Discuss the following:

Introduction

  • What tort or criminal law was violated?
  • Who was the investigating agency?
  • Were there civil or criminal penalties and what were the penalties?
  • In your opinion, was this a fair penalty for the violation that occurred?
  • Conclusion