Physicians, nurses and other medical professionals are not the only ones that can face allegations of wrongdoing from a patient. In some cases, the patient may extend his or her case to include the medical facility. A medical facility out of Texas is currently in the midst of such a case.
In recent years, federal authorities have been making an effort to prevent fraud, waste and abuse within the Medicare and Medicaid programs. As a result, health care businesses of all types and sizes are being accused of overpayments.