Login


Notice: Passwords are now case-sensitive

Remember Me
Register a new account
Forgot your password?

Frontline Medical Owners Charged in $150M Fraud Scheme

By Greg Jones (Senior Editor)

Thursday, September 17, 2015 | 8901 | 16 | 39 min read

Dr. Munir Uwaydah was arrested in Germany last week and is awaiting extradition to the U.S. to stand trial in a $150 million insurance fraud scheme that involved paying referral fees to applicants' attorneys, performing unnecessary surgeries and allowing an assistant who did not attend medical school to operate on 21 patients, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office. Uwaydah was the majority owner of the now-shuttered Frontline Medical Associates in San Fernando. The clinic was known for treating injured workers on a lien basis when carriers had not accepted...

Purchase this story for only $7.99!


For access to all of our articles, check out our subscription options.

Comments

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

This comment is private.

Related Articles