Axed Worker Says Clinic Urged Insurance, Medicaid Fraud

Law360, New York (July 26, 2012, 7:09 PM EDT) -- A former employee of Texas Vascular Associates PA on Thursday sued the Dallas medical practice alleging she was wrongfully fired for refusing to fraudulently bill Medicare, Medicaid and private insurers for patient services.

In a suit filed in Dallas County Court, Cortez Mills, a certified medical coder with 22 years of experience who started working for Texas Vascular in 2010, alleged the company engaged in a number of schemes to defraud public and private insurers, including double-billing different insurers for the same service or billing at...
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