Elder Health Care Abuse: Fraud and Scam Prevention
Source: Empowered Aging
More About Micki Nozaki: Micki Nozaki is the Director of the California Health Advocates Health Care Fraud Prevention and Education Program known as the Senior Medicare Patrol. The Senior Medicare Patrol is a national, federally-funded program that provides Medicare fraud prevention education and outreach throughout the state to older adults, their families, and caregivers as well as persons with disabilities. Prior to assuming her current role, Micki spent several years in the private sector developing and implementing information protection and privacy programs. Health care fraud is elder abuse and Micki is deeply passionate about protecting older adults and persons with disabilities from being victimized by criminal fraudsters and scammers. She asks that we all do our part to protect those most vulnerable among us.
Topics: Financial Abuse, Multidisciplinary Teams, Overview/General, Prevention/Intervention
Intended Use: Self-directed Learning
Audience: Advocates, Community, Health Care
Level: Basic, Intermediate