The OIG updated the Audit and Inspections Plan for fiscal year 2023, which outlines potential audit and inspections areas and topics.
The OIG released audit results for Home and Community Support Services Agency (HCSSA) provider Girling Community Care’s Bellaire operation.
Jamie Aguilar was sentenced to prison after falsely claiming to be a U.S. citizen and fraudulently receiving more than $247,000 in government benefits.
The OIG’s Benefits Program Integrity (BPI) unit completed more than 15,000 investigations involving some form of benefit recipient overpayment or fraud allegation in fiscal year 2022.
The OIG Fraud Hotline handled 7,841 calls and other points of contact in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2022 with operators referring 1,844 cases for further investigation.
The OIG’s Benefits Program Integrity (BPI) division completed 4,385 investigations in the first quarter of fiscal year 2022, involving some form of benefit recipient overpayment or fraud allegation.
The OIG has released the findings of an audit of Community Health Choice’s information security system used to process confidential Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) information.