Why is patient brokering against the law?

Video Transcript

In Florida, many people who have come down here, vulnerable people, vulnerable citizens, felt preyed, unscrupulous rehabilitation clinics, and drug clinics, and drug treatment programs. So much so that they were actually being bought and sold as commodities, and people were getting kickbacks for placing people into these homes, that a lot of times would benefit from their relapses.

However, in the process of this, a lot of good people, a lot of good clinics, a lot of good homes, a lot of good healthcare providers got caught up into this investigation. That's why you need an experienced attorney who has handled cases like this, who knows what to look for, and who knows the different between good, honest practices and practices that the government is trying to lump you into.