Out-of-state shopping leads to new taskforce

The Benefits Program Integrity team has activated a new task force to review whether out-of-state purchases are due to short-term travel or if the client has moved out of Texas.

Building a career with the OIG

The OIG is a dedicated team, committed to providing Texans with confidence that their taxpayer dollars are being used efficiently and appropriately for Texas health and human services programs.

Fraud detection operation examines pharmacy providers

The OIG’s Medicaid Program Integrity (MPI) team conducted a fraud detection operation to examine prescription services billed to Texas Medicaid at a level above and beyond that of the providers’ peers.

Telehealth provider found to have overbilled Medicaid

OIG auditors recently found a behavioral health services provider had billed the state incorrectly for add-on psychotherapy sessions, including the use of providers who were not enrolled in Medicaid.