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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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As a result, the OIG said it will revisit this objective later, allowing the agency time to develop the process.
The Texas Medical Association, which has stood by providers the organization believes have wrongfully been accused of fraud, is asking lawmakers to set up a panel of physicians to review cases before the OIG issues a payment hold.
Upon receipt of a specific report, the OIG may open an investigation or audit, refer the matter to USDOT management for appropriate review and action, or refer the allegation to another Federal agency.
Because hospitalizations of residents are costly to Medicare and may indicate quality-of-care problems, OIG will review the extent of hospitalizations of Medicare beneficiaries residing in nursing homes.
The GAO report examined FDA's post-marketing oversight of drug safety, while the OIG report considered the agency's ability to monitor post-marketing study commitments.
With this in mind, the OIG analyzes proposed agreements against the civil monetary penalty (CMP) statute and anti-kickback statute.
OIG also said FSA should reconsider rules excusing borrowers from paying interest during "conditional discharge periods.
During the Clinton administration, a scorching OIG report revealed alarming widespread abuses at the FBI crime laboratory and retaliation against FBI whistleblower Dr.
In 2003, the OIG stopped printing and distributing the report, instead opting to create PDF files, e-mailing the report and making them available on our Web site.
Coleman has oversight responsibilities for the OIG's overall reporting and communications, including its legislatively mandated semiannual reports to the Congress; as well as the quality assurance of OIG products and processes.
OIG is reviewing the appropriateness of early discharges from long term care facilities to home, and subsequent payments to these facilities.
With regional offices and over 70 special agents, the OIG investigates allegations of identity theft involving federal student aid funds in conjunction with the U.