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CANCELED/ Q&A about Medicare Scams/ Preguntas de Fraude de Medicare

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Senior Medicare Patrol, or SMPs, help Medicare beneficiaries prevent, detect and report Medicare fraud, errors, and abuse. They not only protect older persons and people with disabilities, but they also help preserve the integrity of the Medicare and Medicaid programs. Join Marlú Abarca from the Iowa Insurance Division to learn more about common Medicare scams and how to help those who have been affected.


Senior Medicare Patrol, o SMP (por sus siglas en inglés) ayudan a beneficiarios a prevenir, detectar, y reportar fraude, errores, y abuso de Medicare. No sólo protegen a gente de tercera edad y a gente con discapacidades, pero también preservan la sostenibilidad de los programas de Medicare y Medicaid. Acompañen a Marlú Abarca de La División de Seguro de Iowa (Iowa Insurance Division) para aprender más sobre fraudes comunes de Medicare y cómo pueden ayudar a quienes han sido afectados.