Medicare fraud is purposefully billing Medicare for services that were never provided or received.
Federal Trade Commission, January 2010
Could identity thieves be using your personal and health insurance information to get medical treatment, prescription drugs or surgery?
The Identity Theft Resource Center® (ITRC) is a national, non-profit organization established to support victims of identity theft in resolving their cases, and to broaden public education and awareness in the understanding of identity theft. It is the on-going mission of the ITRC to assist victims, educate consumers, research identity theft and increase public and corporate awareness about this problem.