Medical fraud and abuse costs both the government and insurance companies billions of dollars each year. Some fraud and abuse is unintentional, but in other cases, it’s intentional and known to be criminal. When that happens, fines and lawsuits are filed, and sometimes, someone goes to jail. Almost daily there’s a news story somewhere about […]

We hear about it on television all the time now, both on the news and news programs. It’s the scariest thing to hospital patient accounting departments throughout the country since DRG’s. I’m talking about the Medicare fraud and abuse audits that have suddenly become the government’s best way to fund national programs. longislandwins via Compfight […]