Fraud could cost £50-£100m per year in NHS Scotland

As reported in Director of Finance online, 31 January 2008, the actions of “a tiny minority of people who defraud the NHS” are estimated to cost the service up to one per cent of the NHS budget annually. As a consequence, a new strategy has been launched by NHSScotland to fight fraud.

For further information see: www.dofonline.co.uk/economy/fraud-costs-scottish-nhs.html

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