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60 Minutes shines bright light on Medicare's '$60 Billion Fraud' and guess what, the DME industry is not to blame

October 26, 2009Mike Moran

The news magazine “60 Minutes” tackled Medicare fraud and abuse in its lead story last night (“The $60 Billion Fraud”), and reporter Steve Kroft placed the blame squarely where it belongs: on Medicare. This whole Medicare fraud thing really is a travesty, and CMS doesn't seem to have a clue how to reduce it. One crook called defrauding Medicare as easy as “taking candy from a baby.” You just send in the claims, he said, and Medicare pays them. Bolt full movie download...

Executive Session, Fraud, Fraud, Lester, Medicare, Medicare

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