Attorney General Holder, Secretary Sebelius and Other Law Enforcement Officials to Announce Significant Medicare Fraud

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Attorney General Eric Holder and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius will hold a press conference TODAY, SEPT. 7, 2011, at 2:30 P.M. EDT to announce Medicare Fraud Strike Force law enforcement actions. Attorney General Holder and Secretary Sebelius will be joined by FBI Executive Assistant Director Shawn Henry, Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division and HHS Inspector General Daniel R. Levinson.

       

WHO:

Attorney General Eric Holder
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius
FBI Executive Assistant Director Shawn Henry
Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Criminal Division
HHS Inspector General Daniel R. Levinson
 

WHAT:

Press conference
 

WHEN:

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 7, 2011

2:30 P.M. EDT

 

WHERE:

Department of Justice
7th Floor Press Conference Room
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.

OPEN PRESS

 

NOTE: All media must present government-issued photo I.D. (such as a driver’s license) as well as valid media credentials. Media may begin arriving at 1:30 P.M. EDT and cameras must be pre-set by 2:00 P.M. EDT. Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to the Office of Public Affairs at 202-514-2007.

Note: All HHS press releases, fact sheets and other press materials are available at http://www.hhs.gov/news.



CONTACT:

HHS Press Office
202-690-6343

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  District of Columbia

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Health  Public Policy/Government  Healthcare Reform  Law Enforcement/Emergency Services  Public Policy  White House/Federal Government  Professional Services  Insurance  General Health  Managed Care

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