Obamacare Monopoly in McHenry County

Three GOP officials comment on Obamacare shrinking coverage. First Governor Bruce Rauner: Statement on Health Care Rate Fillings Governor Bruce Rauner issued the following statement on today’s health care rate filings: “It’s very unfortunate that the major structural flaws in … Continue reading

Proposed Changes in County Employee Health Care Plans

Here’s are the changes in health plans being proposed to the McHenry County Board’s Human Services Committee on Thursday: 2017 Changes to Medical Plans, Cost Sharing Percentages, and Incentives Changes to Current Plans BCBS HMOBA Increase Office Copays (Primary and … Continue reading

Chiropractor with Algonquin Office who Cheated Blue Cross Gets 10 Years, plus $2.1 Million in Restitution

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: SUBURBAN CHIROPRACTOR SENTENCED TO 6½ YEARS IN PRISON FOR DEFRAUDING BLUE CROSS OF NEARLY $5.9 MILLION IN FALSE CLAIMS CHICAGO — A chiropractor who partly owned six suburban clinics was sentenced today … Continue reading

Medical Companies’ Misdeeds Make Up Most of $143 Million Collected by Chicago’s U.S. Attorney – 4 Times Cost of Office

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: CHICAGO U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE COLLECTED $142.6 MILLION IN CIVIL AND CRIMINAL ACTIONS IN FISCAL YEAR 2011 CHICAGO — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois collected approximately $142.6 million … Continue reading

Feds Go After Health Care Businesses for Medicare Kickbacks, Chiropractor from LITH Arrested

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: FOURTEEN AREA DEFENDANTS CHARGED IN EIGHT SEPARATE FEDERAL HEALTH CARE FRAUD CASES CHICAGO – One Chicago area physician, two chiropractors, three nurses, a pharmacist, and several home health industry administrators and recruiters … Continue reading