This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.(CNN) — The Justice Department announced Wednesday it’s charging hundreds of individuals across the country with committing Medicare fraud worth hundreds of millions of dollars. It’s the largest takedown in history — both in terms of the number of people charged and the loss amount, according to the Justice Department. The majority of the cases being prosecuted involve separate fraudulent billings to Medicare, Medicaid or both for treatments that were never provided.