Healthcare Crime: Investigating Abuse, Fraud, and Homicide by Caregivers, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Healthcare Crime

Investigating Abuse, Fraud, and Homicide by Caregivers, 1st Edition

By Kelly M. Pyrek

CRC Press

332 pages

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Crime perpetrated by healthcare professionals is increasingly pervasive in today�s hospitals and other healthcare settings. Patients, coworkers, and employers are vulnerable to exploitation, fraud, abuse, and even murder. Investigative journalist Kelly M. Pyrek interviews experts who provide accounts concerning the range of criminality lurking in t

Table of Contents

Healthcare Trends, Stressors, and Workplace Violence. Patient Privacy and Exploitation. Abuse and Assault. Fraud and Theft. Suspicious Death and Homicide. Investigations, Sanctions, and Discipline. Prevention Strategies and the Future of Healthcare Crime. Index.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW041000
LAW / Forensic Science
LAW093000
LAW / Medical Law & Legislation