Medicare rorting is ‘shocking’, govt says – Michael West

The federal government has “put the crooks on notice” amid reports the Medicare system is being rorted by up up to $8 billion a year.

Ministers Bill Shorten and Tanya Plibersek were responding on Monday to a joint Nine and ABC investigation that found some practitioners are ripping off the system by charging for services never delivered.

Source: Medicare rorting is ‘shocking’, govt says – Michael West