The VA Office of Inspector General asks you to report potential scams involving genetic tests not ordered by VA clinicians or medically necessary.
Veterans should report...
Bottom Line: Veterans’ genetic testing should result from a finding of need by their physicians.
Click here to view a prior fraud alert on genetic testing scams affecting Medicare and its beneficiaries.
VA Is Billed for Care Veterans Did Not Receive.
The VA Office of Inspector General asks you to be aware that VA may be billed for unreceived home healthcare or other veteran services as part of a fraud scheme.
Know the signs...
Also, be aware of unsolicited offers to veterans for healthcare services, particularly when promised an incentive (kickback) for acceptance. These are often followed by a bill or explanation of benefits indicating services were received, when they
For billing questions, contact the Veterans Health Administration Office of Integrated Veteran Care customer service call center at (877) 881-7618.
See attached/linked flyer for more details.
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