Characteristics of Telemedicine Healthcare Fraud and Abuse as Defined by DOJ & OIG
Telebehavioral Health Institute
AUGUST 17, 2022
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) for the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently issued a special fraud alert regarding telemedicine fraud and abuse. As asserted by the OIG in the alert, these telemedicine companies have “exploited” the acceptance and use of telehealth.