Health Law Offices of Anthony C. Vitale

Anyone who prescribes, administers, or dispenses controlled substances must be registered with the DEA. This includes manufacturers as well as doctors, hospitals and pharmacies. The DEA is responsible for keeping track of what controlled substances are ordered and dispensed through its ARCOS database – an automated, drug reporting system that monitors the flow of controlled…

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Health Law Offices of Anthony C. Vitale

Nearly every day, stories appear about healthcare professionals who get caught up in fraudulent activity. From billing for medically unnecessary services or for services never rendered, to accepting kickbacks for patient referrals, there is an unending stream of healthcare fraud taking place. Often, those perpetrating the crimes are well aware that their activity is, at…

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Health Law Offices of Anthony C. Vitale

$145M landmark settlement largest in DOJ history involving skilled nursing facility. Oct. 26, 2016 (MIAMI, FLA.) It was a case that was eight years in the making, but on October 24, Anthony C. Vitale’s hard work and dedication paid off when Life Care Centers of America Inc., and its owner Forrest L. Preston, agreed to…

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