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Magellan promotes provider practices that are compliant with all federal and state laws. Our expectation is that providers will submit accurate claims, not abuse processes or allowable benefits, and exercise their best independent judgment when deciding which services to order for their patients.
Magellan does not tolerate fraud, waste or abuse, either by providers or staff. Accordingly, we have instituted extensive procedures to combat these problems.
These procedures are wide-ranging and multi-faceted, focusing on education, prevention, detection and investigation of all types of fraud, waste and abuse in government programs. Our policies in this area reflect that both Magellan and providers are subject to federal and state laws designed to prevent fraud and abuse in government programs e.
Magellan complies with all applicable laws, including the Federal False Claims Act, state false claims laws, applicable whistleblower protection laws, the Deficit Reduction Act ofthe American Recovery and Reinvestment Act ofthe Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of and applicable billing requirements for state and federally funded health care programs.
It includes any act that constitutes fraud under applicable federal or state law. Services that are billed by mistake Misusing codes: It includes any amount that is not authorized to be paid by the health care program.
Inaccurate or improper cost reporting Improper claiming practices Fraud Abuse The links below will direct you to additional Compliance-related information.
In addition to these resources, click here to view all of our recent compliance alerts.Fraud, Waste or Abuse (FWA) is a potential problem that can drain significant resources and ultimately rob American taxpayers.
During the period of 1 October through 31 March , the Department of Defense (DoD) Inspector General (IG) identified $ million in waste, and investigations led to convictions, 87 suspensions, and The State Auditor's Office (SAO) investigates allegations of fraud, waste, or abuse relating to state funds associated with state agencies and institutions of higher education.
We encourage you to submit your complaint in writing, providing as much detail as possible.
You may submit your complaint by one of the following methods. Report Waste, Fraud, and Abuse This form is to tell us of suspected waste, fraud or abuse of services paid for by Anthem. Please fill in as much of the information as you can below and click the submit button.
Health care fraud investigations are considered a high priority within the Complex Financial Crime Program, and each of the FBI’s 56 field offices has personnel assigned specifically to. Institutional administration with knowledge of fraud, waste or abuse will report such incidents immediately.
Others, including institutional management, faculty and staff with a reasonable basis for believing that fraud, waste or abuse has occurred are strongly encouraged to immediately report such incidents (T.C.A.
§ ). Fraud, Waste, & Abuse Magellan is dedicated to conducting business in an ethical and legal manner.
We are committed to preventing, detecting and reporting fraud, waste, and abuse across various categories of health care related fraud.