In 2018, the US Federal Government won $2.3 billion in healthcare fraud settlements. While this is a big win, healthcare fraud, especially that targeting government-run programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, is still a growing problem.
There are many healthcare fraud schemes, carried out by healthcare providers, beneficiaries, pharmacists, drug manufacturers and more. This cheat sheet outlines different types of healthcare fraud and examples of each one.
Download this free healthcare fraud schemes cheat sheet for a quick run-down or refresher.