OKLAHOMA CITY, Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Connected Healthcare fraud experts will make the case for moving from a reactive "pay and chase" abuse-recovery model to a pro-active "identify and intervene" abuse-prevention model at the National Association for Medicaid Program Integrity Conference  here on Tuesday, Sept. 18. Verizon is the conference's exclusive Platinum sponsor.WHERE:National Association for Medicaid Program Integrity (NAMPI ) 2012 Conference The Cox Convention Center – Second FloorRenaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center HotelOklahoma City, Okla.WHEN:Sept. 16-19, 2012WHAT:Session: Fraud, Waste & Abuse – The Next GenerationTuesday, Sept. 18 at 1 p.m. CDT – Room 20Debra Faulkner, managing principal, Verizon Connected HealthcareUnderstanding the patterns of fraud, where to find it, how to detect it and deciding when to act are key to combating fraud, waste and abuse. The old pay-and-chase model of fraud management is inefficient and costly. Faulkner will show how a near real-time fraud management solution can identify and stop potential fraud before it occurs.Verizon Fraud Management Service DemonstrationsSept. 16-19, 2012 – Booth # 11-12Verizon provides technology solutions to government agencies and business around the globe. To learn more, visit the Verizon Connected Healthcare  on the Web.