Tag Archives: Vulnerable

Untimely Physician Certifications for Medicare Home Care Claims – Arguably a Technicality – Vulnerable to False Claims Act Allegations: Sixth Circuit

On June 11, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit sustained a complaint against a home health care agency alleging that the agency had violated the False Claims Act (FCA) by submitting numerous claims to the Medicare … Continue reading

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Wealth Alone Cannot Protect Vulnerable Elders

Wealth alone is no guarantee that older individuals will enjoy a safe and happy retirement. While Americans enjoy well-planned senior years, some older individuals live alone with no one to care for them. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 28 … Continue reading

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The Strengthening Protections for Social Security Beneficiaries Act of 2018 (H.R. 4547) passed to Protect Vulnerable Individuals

By Arshi Pal, Esq., Littman Krooks LLP In April 2018, H.R. 4547 was enacted to strengthen the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) oversight into the Representative Payee Program and protect Social Security beneficiaries. What is a Representative Payee? Representative payees can … Continue reading

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A study finds nearly half of jobs are vulnerable to automation

The Economist: “A wave of automation anxiety has hit the West. Just try typing “Will machines…” into Google. An algorithm offers to complete the sentence with differing degrees of disquiet: “…take my job?”; “…take all jobs?”; “…replace humans?”; “…take over … Continue reading

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A Welcoming Home for The Most Vulnerable

Guest post by Mariana Zuniga, a rising 3L at The Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law. Just 19 miles south of beautiful San Diego rests a 4 story colorful home that blends in with the other residences in… … Continue reading

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