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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert


Senior Medicare Patrol Recovered $9.1 Million by Watching for Fraud and Abuse

Seniors volunteer for this program, which aims to help CMS detect issues that might constitute fraudulent billing or coding trends. Various types of government agents evaluate Medicare fraud, including attorneys, federal employees and audit contractors. However, not every person checking for fraud is a government entity—in fact, some of them might be your very own Medicare patients, who are eligible [...]