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Medicaid Wasted $37B on Improper Payments in 2017, CMS Shrugs Off GAO Advice (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare Medicaid cost taxpayers around $596 billion in 2017-- 6% of that was improper payments. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) ignored advice from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) on how to reduce this amount. To learn more on how TPG-DS can help you and your company with all of your Fraud, Waste, and [...]

By |April 18th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Medicaid Wasted $37B on Improper Payments in 2017, CMS Shrugs Off GAO Advice (FierceHealthcare)

HHS Recovered $2.6B from Healthcare Fraud in 2017, Down 21% from the Previous Year (FierceHealthcare)

From FierceHealthcare In 2016 the Department of Health and Human Services got back $3.3 billion in fraudulent healthcare spending-- in 2017 that dollar figure is down 21% to $2.6 billion. On a positive note, the government is getting a $4 return for every dollar they spend on healthcare fraud investigation. To learn more on how [...]

By |April 16th, 2018|News|Comments Off on HHS Recovered $2.6B from Healthcare Fraud in 2017, Down 21% from the Previous Year (FierceHealthcare)