Medicare fraud scam targets

Alarming Medicare fraud reports regularly surface in the media and generally pertain to two two types of crime: 1) So-called providers of care are using suspicious, if not fraudulent billing practices to scam taxpayers, and 2) Criminals are making calls to Medicare patients to obtain identity information that can later be used to rip off Medicare and Social Security enrollees.  As you read the clips, links, stories and social current see that follows, be aware of how you or a loved one may be swindled, deceived, and abused.  Don't let it happen to you.

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