May 2019

January 2019

  • This Issue Brief outlines how the OIG uses encounter data (a record of paid claims by MCOs and DMOs) to monitor and detect fraud, waste, and abuse. Issued January 17, 2019.

    Category: Issue Briefs

October 2018

  • This data review provides an overview of the Medicaid Lock-In Program, which is used to restrict the overuse of medical services.

    Category: Issue Briefs

May 2018

  • This issue brief provides an overview of attendant care services, which provide Medicaid clients the assistance they need to stay in their community, instead of living in a long-term care (LTC) facility.

    Category: Issue Briefs

October 2017

  • This issue brief provides an overview of value-based payments, which are structured to incentivize providers to delivery quality care in the most cost-effective manner.

    Category: Issue Briefs

September 2017

  • This issue brief provides an overview of new state and federal guidelines for Medicaid managed care organizations about the recovery of improper payments and how other states distribute recovered Medicaid funds.

    Category: Issue Briefs