‘Turning the Tide’ on Opioid Abuse

‘Turning the Tide’ on Opioid Abuse

How doctors, patients, employers and insurers can help By Kari Williamson, RN, LNCC, CCM For decades, doctors prescribed opioids to fix their patient’s chronic pain. In reality, for some, opioids just made their lives worse, leading to addiction, escalating drug use...

Lies, Fraud, and Medicare Thieves

When does Medicare fraud happen? Typically, this occurs when a health-care provider knowingly bills Medicare for goods or services that were not provided, or when a person uses someone else’s Medicare information to obtain goods and services they are not entitled to....