The Palmetto GBA Benefit Integrity Unit works to eliminate Medicare fraud and abuse. Fraud is an intentional deception or misrepresentation that could result in payment of an unauthorized Medicare benefit. Abuse includes incidents or practices that are inconsistent with accepted, sound medical practices or are medically unnecessary.
This page is designed to provide important information for people with Medicare to help target Medicare fraud and abuse. Should you have questions, please Contact Us.
The Stop Medicare Fraud website, which is sponsored by The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Justice, provides information on how you can spot, stop and report Medicare fraud.