Health care fraud continues as cybercriminals find new ways to hack systems, but thankfully new gadgets and years of training are now diminishing those fraud and cyber attacks.
However, for Dr. Mike Cohen’s work station, there are no high-tech forensic gadgets or state-of the-art surveillance devices to be found that will help prevent health care fraud. The federal investigator’s “office” appears about as exciting as an insurance company cubicle.
But Dr. Cohen is at the cutting edge of a law enforcement innovation that is helping federal agents level the field in the fight against large-scale health-care fraud. “No other reporter has ever seen this,” he says, tapping out a command on his computer keyboard. “But just to give you an idea of the metrics we look at.…” […Read more]