New Inspector General announced

Governor Greg Abbott announced the appointment of Raymond Charles Winter as Inspector General for Texas Health and Human Services. The announcement was issued September 26, 2023.

OIG updates self-report protocol

The OIG has updated the protocol providers use to voluntarily disclose mistakes to the agency when correcting claims for Medicaid and other Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) programs.

Data driving new tactics in fighting fraud

The OIG is taking an increasingly data-driven approach to protecting Texas taxpayer dollars, leveraging algorithms and data analysis processes to fight fraud, waste and abuse.