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Idaho Optometrist Defrauds Health Care Benefit Programs

According to an article in the Idaho Statesman, a Caldwell optometrist, Christopher Card, has pleaded guilty to defrauding health care benefit programs of about $1 million over 17 years. Idaho Medicaid, Medicare, Blue Cross of Idaho, Regence Blue Shield of … Continue reading

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Medicare Fraud Most Common Senior Scam

The National Council on Aging reported that Medicare fraud is one of the most common scams targeting seniors. Medicare fraud can take several forms. Most commonly, scammers are trying to sell products, services and equipment over the phone. Seniors should … Continue reading

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Newest Medicare Fraud Scheme

A news release from the Department of Insurance warns consumers about the latest version of Medicare fraud. Seniors are being approached by telemarketers hoping to obtain their Medicare number. The Department reminds consumers that Medicare numbers should never be given … Continue reading

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