What forms does fraud take?
The most common forms of Medicare fraud are:
-Billing for services not furnished
-Misrepresenting a diagnosis to justify a payment
-Soliciting, offering, or receiving a kickback
-Unbundling, or "exploding," charges.
-Falsifying certificates of medical necessity, plans of
treatment, and medical records to justify payment
-Billing for additional services not furnished as billed- up
-Routine waiver of copayment