FraudCast


Welcome to the Pondera FraudCast, where we post information on fraud trends, lessons learned from client engagements, and observations from our investigators in the field. We hope you’ll check back often to stay current with our efforts to combat fraud, waste, and abuse in large government programs.

Online access to groceries for SNAP recipients

Online access to groceries for SNAP recipients

By Jon Coss, CEO

January 18, 2017

The USDA recently announced a pilot program, starting this August, to offer online access to groceries for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance…

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Managed Care Fraud

Managed Care Fraud

By Jon Coss, CEO

January 9, 2017

In a recent Texas senate hearing, it was revealed that in 2015, the state’s 22 Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) had…

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New Drug Overdose

New Drug Overdose Death Statistics

By Jon Coss, CEO

December 19, 2016

A common topic on Pondera’s blog is the seemingly endless acceleration in the number of drug overdose deaths. And based…

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Changes to Government Healthcare

Changes to Government Healthcare

By Jon Coss, CEO

November 16, 2016

As a company, Pondera is closely following the comments coming from the incoming administration about how they are approaching government…

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What the Election Means to Fraud Detection

What the Election Means to Fraud Detection

By Jon Coss, CEO

November 10, 2016

It’s only been a few hours since the election of Donald Trump, and we are already fielding questions about what…

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Old Fashioned Credit Card Fraud

Old Fashioned Credit Card Fraud

By Jon Coss, CEO

October 3, 2016

While shopping for groceries this week, my wife turned from her cart when a man stumbled and fell in the…

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Funding Donald Trump’s Child Care Program

Funding Donald Trump’s Child Care Program

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 26, 2016

Donald Trump recently announced plans for a new child care and paid family leave plan. While I will not be…

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SNAP Fraud Testimony

SNAP Fraud Testimony

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 20, 2016

On June 9th of this year, Mike Carroll, the Secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families provided powerful…

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Pondera’s Founding

Pondera’s Founding

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 12, 2016

I am often asked what motivated me to start Pondera. So… Here goes. In 2011, after my previous company was…

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Why It’s Important To Be Nimble When Fighting Fraud

Why It’s Important To Be Nimble When Fighting Fraud

By Jon Coss, CEO

September 7, 2016

Fighting fraud is an interesting challenge. When an organization shuts down a fraud scheme, bad actors don’t suddenly become good…

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