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sb2 successfully contests $40k penalty for New York facility

sb2 recently fought a $40k penalty for a New York client without attending a single hearing.  sb2 worked with the Medicaid agency to show the applicant had been the victim of fraud by her power of attorney. In several conferences sb2 was able to demonstrate that sufficient action had been undertaken to redress the fraud and involved the proper authorities to investigate the conversion of the elder resident’s funds. In doing so, sb2 secured over a year of past benefits totaling $76k, plus $5.3k in ongoing monthly benefits.