Going after fraud
Tactics hold corporations, individuals accountable
Editor’s note: The U.S. Justice Department under President Barack Obama has claimed healthcare fraud as a priority and also is battling the legal challenges to the healthcare reform law. Modern Healthcare reporter Joe Carlson spoke with Assistant Attorney General Tony West, head of the department’s Civil Division, before his April 27 speech sponsored by the American Bar Association at the University of Chicago. Below is an edited transcript of the video interview.