OIG: Fraud units can use federal funds for Medicaid data mining

05/22/2013 | Government Health IT online

The HHS Office of Inspector General has issued a final rule authorizing states to use federal matching funds to clamp down on Medicaid fraud. Under the rule, state Medicaid fraud control units can use the funds starting next month to mine Medicaid claims records as well as other data sets to identify possible cases of inappropriate billing or fraud.

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