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CMS Launches New Tools to Fight Health Care Fraud

Posted in Hospitals, Medicaid, Physicians and Group Practices

The federal government’s war on healthcare fraud is going high-tech with the opening of a $3.6 million command center.  The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) pays $750 billion each year to more than 1.5 million healthcare providers, and healthcare fraud is estimated to cost taxpayers more than $60 billion annually (see Health Law… Continue Reading