Mobile Doctors CEO Charged With Medicare Fraud

Law360, New York (August 27, 2013, 4:56 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday announced it had arrested the CEO of Chicago-based house call service Mobile Doctors USA LLC, accusing him of running a multimillion-dollar Medicare fraud scheme.

According to the DOJ, Dike Ajiri — Mobile Doctors’ CEO and effective owner through a complicated ownership scheme — had operated a scam to “upcode” services billed to Medicare by the company, claiming those services were more complicated and involved than they actually were. Doctors from the company also falsely certified that patients were homebound,...
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