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Health Care Fraud

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Why is health care fraud a concern for medical organizations?
What can the managers of such organizations do to avoid or limit this problem?

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This solution explains why health care fraud is a concern for medical care organizations and what can be done to discourage and prevent fraud.

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Hospitals and other medical institutions lose money due to fraud and abuse if they are fined for misuse, they face hundreds of thousands, or even, millions of dollars in lost revenue. The cost is then passed on to the consumer, of course. The added cost of rising healthcare costs equally contributes to the poor health of those who cannot afford ...

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