TITLE

Are You a TARGET?

AUTHOR(S)
McClinton, Denise H.
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
HomeCare Magazine;Apr2002, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the costs resulting from fraudulent activities in the U.S. health care industry. Amount spent by U.S. citizens on health care every year according to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; Fraudulent schemes suffered by the durable medical equipment industry; Forms of Medicare abuse; Benefits of compliance plans; Compliance guidelines issued by the U.S. Health and Human Services Department's Office of Inspector General in 1999. INSETS: The Hit List;Compliance Program GUIDELINES;The Benefits of REMAINING COMPLIANT;Riding the Fraud Wave
ACCESSION #
7104358

 

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