Date of Award
Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
Healthcare fraud is a major problem within the healthcare industry. The study examined medical fraud, its laws, and punishments on federal and state levels. It compared medical fraud to non-fraud crimes done in the healthcare industry. This comparison will be done on a state level. The study attempted to analyze the severity of fraud against non-fraud and that doctors would commit fraud offenses more often than non-fraud offenses.
Ponce, Michael, "Healthcare fraud and non-fraud healthcare crimes: A comparison" (2007). Theses Digitization Project. 3233.