Fraud, Waste and Abuse Research and Analytics Division

Fraud, Waste, and Abuse Research and Analytics (FWARA) implements tools and innovative data analytic techniques that streamline OIG operations and increase the identification of fraud, waste, and abuse. FWARA assesses trends and patterns regarding behavior of providers, clients and retailers participating in Texas Health and Human Services (HHS) programs. FWARA consists of five units:

  • Fraud Analytics
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Data Research
  • Data Intelligence
  • Data Operations