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Part B Insider (Multispecialty) Coding Alert

Hospice: Hospices the Target of Fraud Investigations


- Published on Mon, Mar 09, 2015
Whistleblowers rake in nearly $700K in one fraud settlement. Hospices’ efforts to stay off the fraud and abuse hot seat aren’t helped by some recent multi-million-dollar fraud settlements. For example: A four-state hospice chain based in Oklahoma has paid $4 million to resolve allegations it submitted false claims for hospice patients who were not terminally ill. The settlement is a result [...]


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