Office of Inspector General

The mission of the Office of Inspector General, as mandated by Public Law 95-452 (as amended), is to protect the integrity of Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) programs, as well as the health and welfare of the beneficiaries of those programs. The OIG has a responsibility to report both to the Secretary and to the Congress program and management problems and recommendations to correct them. The OIG’s duties are carried out through a nationwide network of audits, investigations, inspections and other mission-related functions performed by OIG components.
OIG Advisory Opinions
OIG Fraud Alerts, Bulletins and Other Guidance
Compliance Guidance
Kickback and Physician Referral Settlements
EMTALA Patient Dumping Settlements
Federal Register Notices