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How to Report Health Fraud and Scams

Report Medicare Fraud

If you suspect that you or someone you know is the victim of health fraud or scams, you can report your concerns to any of the following officials:

Medicare: 800-MEDICARE (800-633-4227) or

Your insurance company’s fraud division: Call the customer service or member service phone number on your insurance card or statement.

Your Medicare Part D plan administrator: Call the customer service or member service phone number on your insurance card or statement.

Your state attorney general's office: To find yours, visit the Attorneys General page at the National Association of Attorneys General website

Your state's insurance department: To find yours, visit the website of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners at

Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP): 877-808-2468 at

Federal Trade Commission Identity Theft Hotline: 877-438-4338 (877-ID-THEFT), TTY: 1-866-653-4261,

In addition to, information is also available at:

State Health Insurance Counseling and Assistance Programs (SHIP):


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Coalition Against Insurance Fraud:

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