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Seniors got COVID tests they didn’t order in Medicare scam. Could more fraud follow?

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Some older Americans got dozens of COVID tests they never ordered in the mail, just as the free test benefit was ending. It could mean they are at risk for more fraud involving their Medicare numbers.

Some seniors got dozens of COVID tests they never ordered. Bad actors may have used seniors’ Medicare information to improperly bill the federal government — and could do it again, investigators say.

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