Believe it or not, medical fraud is still a big business in the U.S. The FBI estimates that Health Care Fraud costs American taxpayers $80 billion a year. Of this amount, $2.5 billion was recovered through False Claims Act cases in FY 2010.
The team at The Whistleblower Lawyer, a whistleblower lawsuits firm based in Columbia, has put together the infographic below to help you understnad health care fraud. Check it out to kearn some interesting facts about medical care fraud, some of the most common forms of healthcare fraud in the U.S., what to look for and the crucial role of whistleblowers in stopping fraud.
An infographic by The Whistleblower Lawyer.