Legal; Hirsh Health Law & Policy; Health Reform
Adequate safeguards against health care fraud are essential to the proper functioning of any health care system. This analysis examines health care fraud in the U.S., and its findings underscore the importance to national health reform of comprehensive anti-fraud protections covering both public and private health insurance industry. This analysis, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, examines health care fraud in a national policy context.
Rosenbaum, S., Lopez, N., & Stifler, S. (2009). Health care fraud. Washington, D.C.: Department of Health Policy, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University.