TITLE

Keeping an eye out for trouble

AUTHOR(S)
Carlson, Joe
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;8/1/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 31, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several cases to emphasize the importance of checking the integrity of internal controls of healthcare providers to prevent insider embezzlement and fraud. William Roe, former chief financial officer of Danbury Hospital in Connecticut, was imprisoned for embezzling about 170,000 U.S. dollars from two hospitals. Roosevelt Hairston Jr. embezzled 1.7 million U.S. dollars from Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
ACCESSION #
63888796

 

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