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Doctor Accused of Overcharging

Prosecutors say his clinics charged for COVID tests with other services.

21 Charged in Schemes Exploiting COVID-19 Pandemic

Patients allegedly induced to give personal information for tests.

Stay Safe from Fraud

AARP offers tips on how to protect yourself and loved ones.

Criminals Use You to Steal from Health Care Programs

A federal prosecution in Florida shows how.

Whistleblowers File Suit Against Medicare Advantage Companies

Industry says plans paid appropriately for the risk they take on.

Hospital System Agrees to Pay $22.7 Million

Medical personnel were concerned about patient safety for unnecessary neurosurgery.

Doctor Convicted of Hospice Fraud

Patients usually didn’t know they were being placed on hospice.

Telemedicine Cases Rise During Pandemic

NBC News gives an inside look at Health Care Fraud Strike Forces in action.

Pharmacist Charged

Scheme billed insurance for medications not dispensed.

Nursing Home Resolves Allegations

Accusations include pressuring therapists and patients.

Patient Recruiter Pleads Guilty

He coached beneficiaries who did not need services.

People Report Medicare Card Scam

Medicare is not replacing paper cards with plastic ones.