TITLE

The Brighton Beach swindle

AUTHOR(S)
Finkelstein, Katherine Eban
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
New York;02/02/98, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in health care fraud in the United States in the late 1990s and the involvement of Russian immigrants. Profile of Yuri Bizayko, a Russian emigre who stole thousands of dollars worth of medicare funds from unsuspecting people; Efforts of the US federal government to fight the problem; Work of Jane Tough in tracking Bizayko down; Other Russian immigrants who have been involved in health care fraud; Ways in which the crimes were carried out.
ACCESSION #
158059

 

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