DC Medicaid revamps its fraud detection processes

March 2011
State Health Watch;Mar2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p1
The article discusses the change in the fraud detection processes of Health Care Accountability Administration for Washington, D.C. Medicaid. According to Ann Page, director of Health Care Accountability Administration, they have tripled the amount of potential fraud detected and referred out from 2007-2010. She says that imagination and creativity in investigators, along with technology, is needed in effective fraud detection.


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