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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

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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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MK Itzik Shmuli said, Disconnecting the economic oxygen from swindlers is a critical step in our ability to deal with the contemptible phenomenon of defrauding senior citizens.
Steven Johnson, of Liverpool, pleaded guilty to making an article used in connection with fraud and Damion Johnstone, of Rainhill, Merseyside, admitted defrauding Castle College.
Prosecutors had charged seven suspects, five businessmen and two ex-DIB officials of defrauding the bank of Dh1.8 billion between 2004 and 2007.
Ogata and Mitsui had denied any intention of defrauding Chongryon and argued that they scrambled to find a buyer in an effort to rescue the group.
No Russian oligarch has ever been punished for defrauding investors or taking minority shareholders and tax authorities for a ride.
The orders were issued by Nairobi chief magistrate Francis Andayi and senior principal magistrate Martha Mutuku.DENIED ACCUSATIONThe suspects have since denied defrauding Mr Samir Entoro, a Brazilian national, of US Dollars 232,000 (Sh23.2 million) pretending they would ship to him 8kg of gold to Dubai.
New Delhi [India], Mar 01 ( ANI ): In the wake of the recent bank scams that came to light, the Congress party on Thursday hit out at the Central government saying that the defrauding of banks is the culture under Prime Minister Narendra Modi government.
BUSINESSMAN Jack Darrell Henry who is accused of defrauding householders had his case heard yesterday at York Crown Court.
The pair, who live in Runnymede Road, Darras Hall, Ponteland, have both been charged with defrauding "buy and rent back" property sellers and financial institutions between March 2003 and September 2008.
The pair, who live in Runnymede Road, Darras Hall, Ponteland, where homes cost upwards of PS1m, have both been charged with defrauding "buy and rent back" property sellers and financial institutions between March 2003 and September 2008.
TWO Midland dentists carried out a "persistent and deliberate campaign of dishonesty" by defrauding patients and the NHS for five years, a jury was told.
A SERVING West Midlands Police officer is among six men who have been charged with defrauding the force of more than pounds 200,000.