Posted by Medavie Blue Cross on March 22, 2023
Benefits fraud is the intentional act of submitting false, deceiving, or misleading information for the purpose of financial gain. This can take many forms, from backdating a disability claim to submitting a fictitious or inflated medical or dental claim.
Look for these warning signs and report them if they occur:
Understanding how to use your benefits appropriately can help protect your plan against fraud.
Clearviewconnects is Medavie Blue Cross’s confidential fraud and ethics reporting system. This service is quick, easy and completely safe. You can file your report through this secure website or call toll-free at 1-866-876-9238. Our professionally trained, bilingual agents are available 24 hours a day.
With the support of its member companies, the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association (CLHIA), including Medavie Blue Cross, sponsors an industry initiative called the Fraud = Fraud Program. It was created to educate Canadians about benefits fraud so they can recognize it, refuse it and report it. Visit the Fraud = Fraud and the Medavie Blue Cross websites to learn how to stop benefits fraud.
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