CBS2-Header-Logo WFAN 1010WINS WCBS tiny WLNYLogo

HIV Medication

Suspect arrested for scheming to defraud the government outside 184th Street Pharmacy in the Bronx, March 11, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

3 Men Arrested For Running Alleged Illegal Prescription Buyback Scheme In Bronx

Investigators said the suspects would pay HIV patients if the pharmacy didn’t fill their prescriptions. The suspects allegedly billed government health plans anyway, raking it almost $10 million in a single year, authorities said.

03/11/2014

Hospital Bed (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Doctor Faces Prison Time For Medicaid Scam Over HIV Meds

The Manhattan District Attorney’s office says the 58-year-old Hemrajani prescribed medications for the virus that causes AIDS without determining whether the patients had it.

12/08/2011