Tag Archives: OIG

Sneak Preview: MFCUs Urged To Improve Case File Documentation

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently recommended that two state Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCUs) establish procedures to…

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Sneak Preview: OIG Seeks Corrective Actions to Mass. LEA Audits

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Education Department (ED), Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently recommended that ED’s Post Audit Group require the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education to…

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Working with the OIG on Risk Makes Sense

Last month, I attended the Association of Government Accountants’ National Leadership Training in Washington, D.C. During one presentation, several key federal agency leaders discussed enterprise risk management (ERM) and how now is the time for federal agencies to assess their…

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Sneak Preview: DOC IG Seeks Policy on Management Fees, Profit

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) The Inspector General (IG) for the Department of Commerce (DOC) is urging high-ranking DOC officials to establish controls that will enable the department to determine when…

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Sneak Preview: LSC OIG Alert Calls for Effective Conflict of Interest Policies

(The following was excerpted from a recent article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Legal Services Corporation (LSC), Office of Inspector General (OIG) recently issued a fraud alert advisory to its grant recipients encouraging them to develop conflict of…

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Sneak Preview: LSC OIG Guide Aims To Reduce Awardee Fraud

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Legal Services Corporation is making available a new fraud guide to help its award recipients proactively detect and prevent fraud and regulatory violations. It also aligns…

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NSF OIG Sends Alert Concerning Headquarters Construction Delays

If you’ve ever had major remodeling work done on your house, you know how frustrating it can be if delays in progress extend the completion date. I personally considered myself lucky when the three-week kitchen remodel our family went through…

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Sneak Preview: HHS OIG Calls for Action on Open Recommendations

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) The Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General has released its list of 25 priority recommendations that it maintains, if fully implemented, would help…

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Sneak Preview: OIG Seeks Action on HOME Program Improvements

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Single Audit Information Service.) Faced with numerous oversight challenges in the HOME Investment Partnership Program that have resulted in more than 400 audit findings since 2006, the Department of Housing and…

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Sneak Preview: OIG Seeks Documentation Improvements at Airports

(The following was excerpted from an article in the Federal Grants Management Handbook.) Over the next year, the Federal Aviation Administration will survey certain airports receiving FAA grants to determine which keep electronic grant records and how it can access…

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