Suspicious medical treatment

  • Physician has reputation for handling suspicious claims
  • Prolonged or excessive treatment received for minor injury
  • Discrepancies exists between treatment or medication and claimed injury
  • Sketchy details listed on medical bills
  • Medical bills are photocopies and not originals
  • Bill is inflated due to "unbundling" - billing for each step of medical procedures
  • Insurers for both workers' compensation and group health are billed simultaneously and payment is accepted from both