Tag Archives: HHS OIG

Incorrect Coding Edits Leads to Medicaid Improper Payments

Not too long ago, rock singer Bob Seger released a song entitled, “Feel Like a Number,” which highlighted how we are losing out identity as a name and, more often than not, identified simply as a number. Same holds true…


Sneak Preview: HHS OIG Seeks More Monitoring of CCDF Providers

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families is weighing whether to require ─ not just recommend ─ that states conduct unannounced onsite…


Sneak Preview: La. MCFU Aims To Submit Timely Referral Letters

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Louisiana State Medicaid Fraud Control Unit has developed new procedures to ensure that it submits referral letters of substantiated fraudulent and convicted providers in a timely…