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fraud

Managed care The intentional misrepresentation or deception resulting in payment(s) for services not rendered or payment above that normally paid. See Medicaid fraud, Medicare fraud Patient care Dishonest practice; breach of confidence. See AIDS fraud, Health fraud. Cf Misrepresentation.

fraud

(frawd)
An act of deliberate deception performed to acquire an unlawful benefit, such as the improper coding of health services in a claim for payment.

fraud

(frawd)
An act of deliberate deception performed to acquire an unlawful benefit.
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Aesthetics of Fraudulence in Nineteenth-Century France: Frauds, Hoaxes and Counterfeits.
WHY is the MPs' expenses saga still rumbling along and why has the new watchdog gone back on its word to name and shame those MPs guilty of fraudulence...?
In an interview with Al-Messa'iya evening newspaper, the senior judge expressed his view that Mubarak and members of his regime should be questioned over fraudulence in parliamentary and municipality elections, as well as for amending the constitution to ease the transfer of rule from Mubarak senior to Mubarak junior.
Fraudulence and its disfigurement also feature in Laila Abdalla's essay on the 'Linguistic Corporeality in Chaucer's Pardoner'.
News & World Report rankings ("bogus"), Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States ("incompetent and inaccurate") and online degree programs ("fraudulence").
Scott Carpenter, Aesthetics of Fraudulence in Nineteenth-Century France.
LIKE the Commonwealth Games and 2G controversies, there seems to be no end to fraudulence and irregularities in India.
Damascus, (SANA) -- Participants in the International Forum on Combating Fraudulence and Counterfeiting in Medication and Food discussed on Monday the new technology presented by the Arab and African Scientists and Experts Commission for combating fraud and forgery in medication and food.The forum, organized by the Arab Pharmacists Union, discussed several issues related to the role of pharmacists in combating fraud and counterfeiting, including the specifics and goals of the Syrian Legislative Decree no.
Where we used to point out the differences between magazines and journals, we must now also teach that there is a difference between fraudulence and honesty, between mindless ranting and erudite punditry" (ix).
Over several decades, many of the charges of fraudulence (and the events of late 2009 were only the latest incident in a long line) had been unfair, and there was something profoundly unhelpful about the splenetic tactics so often deployed.
"I don't think my vote will improve the situations at all, and I don't want to waste my vote."The voting process was calm and free of fraudulence or cheating.
Tymoshenko, repeating that she did not recognize Yanukovich as legitimately elected, said she was withdrawing her legal case against his election because the court had refused to study the evidence of fraudulence which she had placed before it.