Skip to main content
U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

Why is HHS OIG a Good Investment?

Find Out

Federal Agents Target Genetic Testing Fraud Scheme in Nationwide Takedown

Read About the Takedown

Combatting the Opioid Epidemic

Addressing the opioid epidemic is a top priority for OIG.

Read About Our Work

Consumer Alert: Genetic Testing Scam

Read the Alert
An exclusion icon

Search Exclusions

Search the LEIE database for all exclusions currently in effect, or download the latest files, updated every month.

A briefcase icon

Learn About Careers with OIG

A dedicated, well-trained, highly motivated workforce is a key factor in OIG's success. Join us and embark on a career that will make a difference in the lives of Americans.

Star icon indicating compilations of OIG's government oversight work

Review Featured Topics

Compilations of OIG's government oversight work on specific subject matter areas, such as opioids, group homes, and hospital compliance. These topics are updated as new material is published.

A whistle icon

Whistleblower Protection

Whistleblower disclosures by employees of HHS and its contractors and grantees can save lives as well as billions of taxpayer dollars. Federal laws strongly encourage disclosures of wrongdoing.

About HHS OIG

HHS OIG is the largest inspector general's office in the Federal Government, with approximately 1,600 dedicated to combating fraud, waste and abuse and to improving the efficiency of HHS programs. A majority of OIG's resources goes toward the government oversight of Medicare and Medicaid—programs that represent a significantNewsletter graphic part of the Federal budget and that affect this country's most vulnerable citizens. OIG's oversight extends to programs under other HHS institutions, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Drug Administration.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter