All Office of Inspector General articles

  • Medical speaker

    Rare OIG Special Fraud Alert cautions the use of speaker programs


    In a rare move, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Inspector General issued a Special Fraud Alert warning of inherent fraud and abuse risks associated with speaker programs.

  • Article

    HHS’s Plan to Target Data Security in 2015 Means More Audits


    The Department of Health and Human Services plans to raise the bar on data security in the healthcare industry in the year ahead. The renewed focus likely means more audits and enforcement actions for providers and insurers. On HHS’s checklist are required contingency plans that establish procedures for responding to ...