Health care Fraud Questions

Unless indicated otherwise, all written assignment are to be in 12 point Times New

Roman font, 1 inch margins, double-spaced of a minimum of three (3) pages;

Part I: LearnScape 1: Equipment Purchase

You are the CFO of small rural women’s health center within Bright Road Health Care

System. The center’s physicians have approached you about purchasing a mammography 3D

machine. The equipment is state-of-the-art and excellent for early diagnosis, but the women’s

health center has limited funds and currently does not have a large incidence of breast cancer

diagnosis. In addition to thinking about the impact of the machine on early diagnosis and

increasing revenue, you are keenly aware of the importance of keeping the young physicians

happy, in order to retain staff. On the other hand, the Board of Directors has indicated they

want to keep a tight control over frivolous spending, as they are uncertain how new

regulations like the ACA will impact the solvency of the corporation. You will need to

balance financial concerns, the authority of the Board of Directors, public

relations/marketing, the wishes of medical staff, and future implications when making a


Part II :Write 1 page on thiscase Legal Issues with Fraud

Do you think Krizek was appropriately penalized?What should we do to stop healthcare