Help Stop Waste

**YOU CAN HELP STOP MEDICAID FRAUD, WASTE AND ABUSE**

 Examples of Medicaid Fraud and Waste include:

 ·      Providing unnecessary services.

·       Billing for medical services not actually performed.

·       Billing for unnecessary services.

·       Billing more than once for the same service.

·       Billing separately for services that legitimately should be one billing.

·       Dispensing generic drugs but billing for brand-name drugs.

·       Giving or accepting something of value (kickbacks), such as cash, gifts, or services, in return for medical services.

·       Falsifying cost reports or claims.

 Examples of Medicaid Abuse include:

 ·      When someone lies about their medical condition.

·       When someone lies about their eligibility.

·       When someone forges prescriptions.

·       When someone loans their Medicaid card to others.

If you suspect fraud, waste or abuse… call Toll Free:

1-888-9FRAUD5  (1-888-937-2835)

State of New Jersey Department of Human Services

 

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