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Chicago OIG Releases Follow-Up Report on Audit of DOAH Adjudication Timeliness - eNews Park Forest



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Chicago OIG Releases Follow-Up Report on Audit of DOAH Adjudication Timeliness 
eNews Park Forest
The City of Chicago Office of Inspector General (OIG) has completed a follow-up to its May 2016 audit of the Department of Administrative Hearings' (DOAH) efforts to ensure timely adjudication of cases. The purpose of the 2016 audit was to determine if ...

 


Metro's inspector general needs more independence, Senate panel suggests - Washington Post



Washington Post
 
Metro's inspector general needs more independence, Senate panel suggests 
Washington Post
Metro has kept its Office of Inspector General (OIG) under such tight control that the transit agency at one time installed keystroke monitors that could see what the watchdog was up to, a Senate panel says. The panel also found that even when Metro's ...

 


OIG to review Medicaid telehealth payments amid an increase in claims - FierceHealthcare



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OIG to review Medicaid telehealth payments amid an increase in claims 
FierceHealthcare
The OIG added the review to its work plan this week, noting that Medicaid programs are ?seeing a significant increase? in claims for telehealth and telemonitoring services, a trend the watchdog agency expects will continue. The report is scheduled for ...
Geisinger, Intermountain among 11 healthcare groups urging CMS to add device identifiers to claims forms Becker's Hospital Review

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Louisiana - The National Law Review



Louisiana 
The National Law Review
On November 3, 2017, the Office of the Inspector General (?OIG?) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation released its report (?OIG review?) in respect of the failure of First NBC Bank, New Orleans, Louisiana (?First NBC?). The objectives of the ...

 


OIG: Ohio, Kansas got millions in improper bonus payments from feds under CHIP law - FierceHealthcare



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OIG: Ohio, Kansas got millions in improper bonus payments from feds under CHIP law 
FierceHealthcare
The OIG notes that this isn't the first time it has found overpayments tied to the provision in the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA), which allows states to receive bonus payments if they enroll more children in ...

 


The OIG Has a 'Eureka!' Moment about DHS's Stove-Piped Immigration Mission - Immigration Blog (blog)



The OIG Has a 'Eureka!' Moment about DHS's Stove-Piped Immigration Mission 
Immigration Blog (blog)
Despite the title, it's clear from the contents of the report that the OIG has included not just enforcement, but also immigration benefits-granting functions in its review. This is important because these days many people don't consider such functions ...

 


OIG Outlines Top 10 HHS Challenges - HealthLeaders Media



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OIG Outlines Top 10 HHS Challenges 
HealthLeaders Media
Priorities include fighting the opioid crisis, protecting children, and partnering with states on Medicaid integrity. The HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its annual list Wednesday of the biggest obstacles and opportunities facing the ...
The top 10 management and performance challenges facing the Department of Health and Human Services FierceHealthcare
Evolving Cybersecurity Threats, Protecting Data Top HHS Challenges HealthITSecurity.com

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Houston OIG clears council aide in time card probe - Houston Chronicle



Houston Chronicle
 
Houston OIG clears council aide in time card probe 
Houston Chronicle
Houston's Office of Inspector General has cleared a city council aide and Houston ISD trustee candidate of wrongdoing over questions about his work habits and whether he has been working the full 40 hours per week reported on his time cards.

 


Kansas should refund $18 million, inspector general says | The ... - Kansas City Star



Kansas City Star
 
Kansas should refund $18 million, inspector general says | The ... 
Kansas City Star
Kansas collected millions in federal payments it shouldn't have, a government watchdog found. The state says it did nothing wrong.

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New DHS OIG units provide greater focus on specific risks - FederalNewsRadio.com



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New DHS OIG units provide greater focus on specific risks 
FederalNewsRadio.com
One is the Office of Enterprise Risk Identification and Management, under the DHS OIG chief of staff, which Roth described as a kind of think tank that seeks to identify risks facing the department and direct the OIG's audit efforts to be most ...