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Officials Call Penalty on Ex-NFL Player Fraud

Online Exclusives ​Art Stewart Aug 27, 2020

Internal auditors and health insurers need a good playbook to tackle false insurance claims.

​The U.S. Department of Justice has charged six former National Football League (NFL) players with filing $3.9 million in fraudulent health-care claims, according to Infosecurity Magazine. Prosecutors say the retired players submitted out-of-pocket medical expense claims for expensive medical equipment they never purchased.

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​Art Stewart

Art Stewart is an independent management consultant with more than 35 years of experience in internal audit, financial management, performance measurement, governance, and strategic policy planning.​​​