March 17, 2020

On March 13, Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared a state of disaster in Texas due to the new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19). The OIG continues to maintain operations during this time.

The public can continue to contact the OIG through the OIG fraud hotline: 1-800-436-6184 or our main number: 512-491-2000. The OIG website and social media channels will continue to provide updated information.

The Texas Department of State Health Services is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in monitoring COVID-19. You can find updated information here.

Anyone needing COVID-19 information and referrals to community resources is encouraged to call the 2-1-1 Texas hotline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.