Health care fraud is a serious issue and it can affect everyone. Health care fraud may result in inaccurate medical records, lost benefits, increased premiums and medical expenses. Below you will find important information on how to protect yourself from fraud.
Use our form to report insurance fraud.
Identity theft occurs when someone obtains your personal information and uses it to bill for medical supplies and services. It is always important to protect your Medicare and health plan insurance numbers, but be especially careful during Open Enrollment.
Never give out your Social Security, Medicare or health plan insurance numbers to someone you don’t know. And of course, carefully review your plan statement to ensure all the information is correct.
Besides those precautions, please be wary if any of the following occur:
Be wary of persons calling you and offering “free” gift cards in exchange for your insurance or credit card information.
To protect yourself never give your personal information to someone you don’t know. If you receive a telephone call or voice message, hang up and do not press any keys or numbers when prompted even if it is to be removed from their list.
Use our online form to report suspected health care fraud or abuse. This form is completely confidential. You will need to provide:
For questions about fraud awareness or to discuss a potential case of abuse, contact us at 1-877-249-2176.