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Arch Family Dentistry Office Managers Charged with Healthcare Fraud

HAMMOND- Justyn Arch, age 34, and Trystan Arch, age 31 both of Valparaiso, Indiana were charged with healthcare fraud by way of a single count Grand Jury Indictment which was unsealed today, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Gary T. Bell. According to documents in this case, Arch Complete Family Dentistry, with offices located in Chesterton,...

Jamaica’s Amber Group fixes second JamCOVID security lapse

Zack Whittaker reports: Amber Group has fixed a second security lapse that exposed private keys and passwords for the government’s JamCOVID app and website. A security researcher told TechCrunch on Sunday that the Amber Group left a file on the JamCOVID website by mistake, which contained passwords that would have granted access to the...

Fake whistleblower sentenced to federal prison for trying to frame a former acquaintance for violating patient privacy

This is a bit different.  From the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of Georgia: A Rincon man who portrayed himself as a whistleblower while falsely accusing a former acquaintance of violating patient privacy has been sentenced to federal prison. Jeffrey Parker, 44, of Rincon, Ga., was sentenced to six months in prison by U.S....

Florida: Personal and Prescription Information Found on Side of Road

Heather Crawford reports that First Coast News has been investigating papers found on the side of the road in St. Johns County. The papers, that included a prescription bag with prescription records and a nursing home’s information, appeared to come from a luxury senior living community in Jacksonville. “The pharmacy name on everything is...