The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program helps people buy the food they need for good health.
The OIG completed an audit of selected STAR+PLUS managed care members assigned to nursing facility risk groups.
Medicaid Program Integrity opened six cases based on the identification of providers potentially inappropriately billing for certain electroencephalographic (EEG) services.
Part of the OIG’s mission of ensuring taxpayer dollars are used for their intended purpose is preventing inappropriate spending from happening in the first place.
Complete and honest answers are required when anyone fills out an application for Medicaid or SNAP benefits.
The OIG entered into a settlement agreement in January with an Arlington dental practice for $405,107.
An OIG audit makes recommendations to improve a North Texas Mental Health and Mental Retardation (MHMR) Center, which serves as the point of entry for publicly funded intellectual and developmental disability pro
This January the OIG’s dental team was asked to assist an investigation led by the FBI and the Texas Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU).
Our fraud hotline answered 6,354 calls in the second quarter of fiscal year 2020. A total of 6,801 calls were received, which is an answer rate of 93 percent. The average wait time for callers was 19 seconds.
The Office of Inspector General published its second quarterly report for fiscal year 2020.