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Dr. Janice Reardon, Chief Dental Officer of the Office of Inspector General, has been honored with the Lifetime Membership Award by the Texas Dental Association.

The OIG conducted an audit of the Texas Integrated Eligibility Redesign System (TIERS), which is the system that contains records of applications processed, approved and denied.

The OIG conducted an inspection of local mental health authorities (LMHAs).

The OIG's Provider Investigations unit investigates and reviews allegations of fraud, waste and abuse involving Medicaid providers.

The OIG’s Women Infant and Children (WIC) Vendor Monitoring Unit (VMU) has seen a significant reduction in certain violations, due in part to their prevention efforts.

The OIG conducted an audit of ground emergency ambulance services at Acadian Ambulance Service of Texas, LLC. Emergency ambulance services are allowable when the client has an emergency medical condition.

The OIG's Provider Investigations unit (PI) completed 415 preliminary investigations and 37 full-scale investigations in the third quarter of fiscal year 2021.

The OIG continues to settle cases involving hospital outpatient facilities that bill, or were paid separately, for injections/infusions when the same services were already covered by another billing code paid on

The OIG conducted an audit of the Driscoll Health Plan Administrative Expenses Financial Statistical Report (FSR) process for fiscal year 2019.

The OIG’s Women Infant and Children (WIC) Vendor Monitoring Unit (VMU) developed and initiated a restart of field operations during the third quarter.