In order to get unjustified payments, there is a continuing Medical Billing Fraud. This involves health care providers deceiving an insurer. Beware! Be careful! This article explains how his scam works, and how you can avoid it.
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Medical billing fraud – What does it look like?
This happens when medical personnel intentionally provide false information about medical treatment or services that could lead to authorization payment.
Some common medical billing cases have been brought before the courts and sent to prison by some doctors who committed this crime.
Here are some examples of medical billing fraud:
- Patients are misled and made false statements.
- False claims or bills for service.
- Falsification of medical records and reports
- False claims about qualifications or credentials
- Do not seek unnecessary medical treatment.
Here’s what you should do!
First, report it to the New York State department of health to have proper investigation done and appropriate actions taken.
You can also report unscrupulous websites or scams and tell us why the websites are fraudulent.