Busted: The top healthcare fraud schemes of Q1 2021

While 2021 has brought renewed optimism over the COVID-19 pandemic, it has also delivered numerous new fraud, waste, and abuse (FWA) cases in healthcare. From billing inaccurate procedures learned via YouTube to defrauding a fund intended to help those with traumatic brain injuriesbad actors continue to find new ways to increase their reimbursement at the expense of patients and payers alike. Read through some of the top stories we’ve rounded up with help from the National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association (NHCAA).