Health Care Fraud: No Longer A Faceless Crime, Now It Has A Mug ShotThe Associated Press: Health Care Fraud: Not A Faceless Crime Any Longer
Health care fraud once was a faceless crime. Now it has a mug shot, even a smile. Medicare and Medicaid scams cost taxpayers more than $60 billion a year, but bank holdups are more likely to get greater attention (Alonso-Zaldivar, 2/5). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.