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Health care fraud

Hearings before the Subcommittee on Crime and Criminal Justice of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred ... first session, February 4 and May 27, 1993

by United States

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Published by For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office .
Written in English

The Physical Object
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7373347M
ISBN 100160473225
ISBN 109780160473227

Jan 08,  · Criminal Investigation investigates healthcare fraud perpetrated against the federal and state governments, as well as private insurance companies. In these investigations, CI follows the money trail and considers both tax and money laundering perspectives.

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Atlanta Man Pleads Guilty to Multi-State Health Care Fraud Conspiracy. December 12, Matthew Harrell of Atlanta has pleaded guilty to health care fraud and aggravated identity theft charges.

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Medicare fraud alone is estimated at $60 billion annually. In July of this year, people were busted by federal investigators in. Jun 22,  · The Largest Healthcare Fraud Takedown in U.S.

History. “As this takedown should make clear, health care fraud is not an abstract violation or benign offense—it is a serious crime. The Author: Matt Vasilogambros. Statistics and Health Care Fraud: How to Save Billions helps the public to become more informed citizens through discussions of real world health care examples and fraud assessment applications.

The author presents statistical and analytical methods used in health care fraud audits without requiring. Allegations of fraud by Solantic, a chain of Florida urgent care clinics owned in part by Florida Republican Gubernatorial Candidate and former HCA CEO Rick Scott, have been forwarded to the U.S.

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Despite high levels of public sector spending on health care,4 the health system involves comparatively few public sector officials or employees in frontline service delivery roles.

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