The OIG made recommendations to effectively recover funds from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts Unclaimed Property Program.
The OIG’s Benefits Program Integrity (BPI) division completed 3,928 investigations involving some form of benefit recipient overpayment or fraud allegation.
The Office of Inspector General published its first quarterly report for fiscal year 2020.
The OIG has a new web address to highlight its mission and connect with stakeholders.
The Texas Medicaid Vendor Drug Program requests the OIG perform continuous audits of pharmacies enrolled in the program.
A federal jury found a South Texas doctor guilty for a scheme in which he falsely diagnosed patients with lifelong diseases.
The OIG conducted an audit of CMC Health Plan (CMC), a Texas Medicaid managed care provider, to assess its effectiveness in storing confidential HHS information.
Our Medicaid Program Integrity (MPI) team recovered more than $17 million in the first quarter of fiscal year 2020.
The OIG’s Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Vendor Monitoring Unit conducted 193 compliance buys across the state during the first quarter of fiscal year 2020. A compliance buy is a covert in-store inspection.
The OIG conducted an inspection to determine if Texas Medicaid Healthcare Partnership - Third Party Liability has effective processes to recover identifiable funds from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.