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Health Care Fraud — and You

Fraud Fact Sheets

Paying attention to your billing statements is one way to catch fraud. — photo by Tom Grill/Getty Images

These educational materials about protecting yourself from health care fraud are easy to understand, email and share.

Topics are added and information is updated on a regular basis by AARP's department of Education & Outreach, so check back often.


Health Care Fraud
Fact Sheets

  • Health Care Billing Errors and Fraud. Read
  • How to Read Your Medical Bill. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Home Health Care Fraud. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Health Care Scams. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Medical Identity Theft. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Online Pharmacy Fraud. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Durable Medical Equipment Fraud. Read
  • Protect Yourself From Useless Medical Discount Plans. Read
  • What You Can Learn From Your Medicare Summary Notice. Read
  • What You Can Learn From Your Explanation of Benefits. Read
  • Where to Report Health Fraud and Scams. Read

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