Blue Cross will take actions to recover payments made as the result of fraudulent activity, put systems in place to stop the fraudulent behavior, and may also work with law enforcement when appropriate. As the result of fraud detection efforts, Blue Cross has realized over $10 million in savings over the past 3 years.
Blue Cross prevents and identifies fraud by analyzing data and collaborating with outside organizations.
Every year, you-and every other insured American-pay at least an extra $225* for healthcare because of fraud. For a family of four, that’s $900 each year. Just as important, healthcare fraud leads to distrust among hospitals, doctors, and patients.
By helping us prevent fraud, you're helping to reduce healthcare costs and protect the personal information of you and other members. We have three easy ways for you to report fraud: