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OIG

abbreviation for Office of the Inspector General. See Office of the Inspector General of the United States.

OIG

Abbreviation for Office of Inspector General.

OIG

Office of the Inspector General. There are many such offices at the federal, state, and local levels, e.g., the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services, which investigates Medicare fraud and abuse and enforces laws that relate to those crimes.
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Although the marketplace developed a manual resolution process, the full process has not been implemented because of lack of resources," HHS OIG officials say.
The OIG report also noted another trend in the utilization of the LHRH agonists: Their overall use in prostate cancer is declining.
As of the end of 2012, the OIG had put payment holds on nearly 100 providers, including 36 orthodontists, according to Wilson's testimony.
The OIG Hotline Complaint Center, also accessible from the Web site's home page, is an important function of the site.
The law provides OIG with a powerful enforcement tool due to the unique public harm associated with violations of the FDCA.
OIG will examine the extent to which nursing facilities comply with these requirements.
Based on the subscription price, OIG Offshore Installation Group is valued at NOK1bn after the IPO.
The OIG considered all four of these factors in its cumulative risk assessment, a type of assessment that looks at the public health risk arising from multiple, combined stressors.
1 Electronic records archives--The system "has experienced delivery delays, budgeting problems, and contractor staffing problems," according to the OIG, which concluded that the program's success is uncertain.
OIG admits it did not account for services involved in providing and maintaining properly adjusted power wheelchairs to Medicare beneficiaries in their homes.
In addition to its mandatory oversight responsibilities, USAID OIG will focus its FY 2009 resources on the Agency's programs related to Iraq, Afghanistan, the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, and the President's Malaria Initiative.
The OIG report goes on to say, "The dispensing cost information clarifies that our analysis did not account for all of the costs associated with dispensing prescription drugs.