ACLU question TennCare fraud crackdown - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Posted by: Mike Truett 12/31/04 5:25pm

ACLU question TennCare fraud crackdown

The ACLU has criticized Tennessee's efforts to crack down on fraud in the TennCare system. In the past month TennCare has mailed out nearly 12,500 letters to recipients who appeared to have underreported their income, or their patterns of prescription drug use appeared suspicious. The ACLU says the agency is casting too wide a net, and they say the letters are intimidating and accusatory.  For more information on where to report TennCare fraud click here.
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