TITLE

Health care fraud

AUTHOR(S)
Witkin, G.; Friedman, D.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/24/92, Vol. 112 Issue 7, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at some of the more ingenious and far-reaching new kinds of fraud, a type of economic crime that robs up to $80 billion each year from taxpayers and insurers. Rolling labs; Equipment sales; Inflated home-care bills; Mental health coverage;Kickbacks for steering business to suppliers, pharmacies or laboratories; Enforcement problems; Home-care ripoff; More. INSET: How to thwart health-care fraud, by S. Findlay..
ACCESSION #
9202243342

 

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