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Medicaid Fraud Control Units fiscal year 2017 annual report

Contributor(s):
United States. Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Inspector General. Office of Evaluation and Inspections, issuing body.
Publication:
[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, March 2018
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Fraud -- prevention & control
Fraud -- statistics & numerical data
Medicaid
Federal Government
State Government
Humans
United States
United States. Department of Health and Human Services.
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCUs or Units) investigate and prosecute Medicaid provider fraud and patient abuse or neglect. They operate in 49 States and the District of Columbia. The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General is the designated Federal agency that oversees and annually approves Federal funding for MFCUs through a recertification process. For this report we analyzed the annual statistical data on case outcomes--such as convictions; civil settlements and judgments; and recoveries--that the 50 MFCUs submitted for fiscal year 2017.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (29 pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101737990 (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
United States. Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Inspector General. Office of Evaluation and Inspections, issuing body.
Publication:
[Washington, D.C.] : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, March 2018
Language(s):
English
Format:
Text
Subject(s):
Fraud -- prevention & control
Fraud -- statistics & numerical data
Medicaid
Federal Government
State Government
Humans
United States
United States. Department of Health and Human Services.
Genre(s):
Technical Report
Abstract:
Medicaid Fraud Control Units (MFCUs or Units) investigate and prosecute Medicaid provider fraud and patient abuse or neglect. They operate in 49 States and the District of Columbia. The Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General is the designated Federal agency that oversees and annually approves Federal funding for MFCUs through a recertification process. For this report we analyzed the annual statistical data on case outcomes--such as convictions; civil settlements and judgments; and recoveries--that the 50 MFCUs submitted for fiscal year 2017.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 PDF file (29 pages))
Illustrations:
Illustrations
NLM Unique ID:
101737990 (See catalog record)