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2011-03-15 11:18:00

Proposed legislation produces multiple wins for Medicare beneficiaries, the Medicare Trust Fund and businesses resolving claims. Coalition recognizes Congressmen Tim Murphy (R-PA) and Ron Kind (D-WI) for their strong, bipartisan leadership. WASHINGTON, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Medicare Advocacy Recovery Coalition (MARC) today announced its support for HR 1063, The Strengthening Medicare and Repaying Taxpayers Act (SMART Act). Introduced by Congressman Tim Murphy...

2010-05-13 16:08:00

WASHINGTON, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Good afternoon. I'm pleased to join Secretary Sebelius in providing an update on our joint efforts to combat health care fraud and, specifically, to protect taxpayer dollars and our Medicare and Medicaid programs. The Departments of Justice and HHS have a long history of working together in the fight against health case fraud. Today, we are submitting the "Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control Program Annual Report," (HCFAC) which outlines the...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
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