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Ethics in Medicare Scams
A look at the ethical issues in the Medicare scams.
# 125309 | 500 words | 5 sources | APA | 2008 | US

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The paper analyzes the ethical issues surrounding scams involving Medicare paying more than $100 million to dead doctors.

From the Paper:

"In the period from ... to ..., more than ... claims were filed with Medicare in the names of ... between ... and dead physicians. As a result, the Medicare program-which insures the elderly and disabled-paid at least $100 million in fraudulent claims. The actual amount paid could be higher, since the study which uncovered the fraud only looked at physicians who had been dead for at least one year. The study was conducted under the auspices of the investigations panel of the Senate, Homeland Security..."

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Ethics in Medicare Scams (2008, December 01) Retrieved October 05, 2022, from

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"Ethics in Medicare Scams" 01 December 2008. Web. 05 October. 2022. <>