The Rise of Insurance Fraud During an Economic Downturn (Webinar CD)


/uploadedImages/Shared_Content/Products/Self-Study_CPE/webinar-case.jpg  CPE Credit: 2
Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: Familiarity with the insurance industry and its related fraud risks





In the current economic environment, more insurance-related frauds in every sector are coming to light. As a result, anti-fraud professionals need to be up-to-date on these emerging fraudulent schemes and how to detect them. This self-study will detail diverse issues and dynamics of insurance fraud and the effects the latest scams have on the bottom line of any business. Oftentimes, company watchdogs aren't even aware of how seemingly unrelated events and schemes adversely impact their business. Learn these risk-related issues and review best practices for mitigating their potential impact.

What you will learn:

Overview of insurance fraud

How the downturn in the economy has helped proliferate various schemes

Why various resources to combat these schemes have dwindled as a result of the downturn in the economy

How to identify seemingly unrelated patterns in your audits

Emerging insurance fraud trends and schemes


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Presenter: James E. Whitaker, CFE, CPP, CIFI
Recording Date: September 24, 2009
Duration: 100 Minutes 

field of study: Specialized Knowledge and Applications 

Last Updated: September 2014

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