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South Carolina U.S. Attorney Announces Operation Dismantling One of the Largest Medicare Fraud Schemes in History

Columbia, South Carolina --- United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today one of the largest health care fraud schemes in the history of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (HHS-OIG), and the Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation Division (IRS-CID). The announcement was made at a press conference at Palmetto GBA in Columbia, South Carolina, a Medicare administration contractor whose payment safeguarding services seek to eliminate Medicare abuse, fraud, and waste.


Action Details

  • Date:April 10, 2019
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions