Fraud and Abuse

Fraud and abuse significantly impact the Medicaid program by using up valuable dollars necessary to help children and adults access needed health care.; Fraud is when a provider submits false or fraudulent claims for payment of health care services. Examples of fraud include:

Fraud and abuse of public programs affects all of us. Everyone can take responsibility to report fraud and abuse. For more information:

Attorney Generals Office's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit - frequently asked questions about Medicaid fraud and how to report

Department of Social Services - reporting suspected Medicaid fraud