Did some searching about healthcare fraud and just read about a new law passed in Tennessee. According to this news station, it is now a felony to deceive a physician to get drugs. The last quote in this article shows how doctor shopping affects everyone:
“[Doctor shoppers] are taking up the time of our very important professionals who need to see patients who truly need their care.”
This needs to be a national law. Now.
Here are some more articles about the Tennessee law and about “doctor shoppers”: