Fraud, Waste & Abuse

Rochester Regional Health System (RRHS) recognizes that healthcare fraud, waste or abuse could impact our ability to serve our patients.  Stay alert for instances of potentially inappropriate billing, tests or procedures.  If you suspect fraud, waste or abuse, contact the RRHS Compliance Team or call the anonymous, confidential hotline.

Fraud:  A knowing misrepresentation from which someone can wrongfully benefit.

Waste:  An overuse or misuse of resources that can result in unnecessary healthcare costs.

Abuse:  Actions that are improper or fail to meet accepted medical or business practices.

To Report Suspected Fraud, Waste or Abuse Contact:

Lorri Lauzze, RHIT, CHC
Corporate Compliance Director

Phone: (585) 922-5527

Lorri.Lauzze@rochesterregional.org

or

K. Ellen Gallagher, CPA
Rochester Regional Health System Compliance Officer

Phone: (585) 922-9436 

ellen.gallagher@rochesterregional.org

or

Anonymous, Confidential Hotline

877-647-6725

This message is in compliance with guidelines set by the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, New York State Department of Health and Human Services.

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Rochester Regional Health recognizes that healthcare fraud, waste or abuse could impact our ability to serve our patients. Stay alert for instances of potentially inappropriate billing, tests or procedures. If you suspect fraud, waste or abuse, contact the Rochester Regional Health compliance team or call the anonymous, confidential hotline.

  • Fraud: a knowing misrepresentation from which someone can wrongfully benefit
  • Waste: an overuse or misuse of resources that can result in unnecessary healthcare costs
  • Abuse: actions that are improper or fail to meet accepted medical or business practices

To report suspected fraud, waste or abuse, contact:

Lorri Lauzze, RHIT, CHC
Corporate Compliance Director
phone: 585.922.5527
lorri.lauzze@rochesterregional.org

or

K. Ellen Gallagher, CPA
Rochester Regional Health Compliance Officer
phone: 585.922.9436
ellen.gallagher@rochesterregional.org

or

Anonymous, Confidential Hotline
phone: 877-647-6725

This message is in compliance with guidelines set by the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, New York State Department of Health and Human Services.