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Attorney General Bailey’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Earns National Recognition For Effectiveness

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Today, Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey announced that the U.S. Office of the Inspector General (OIG) awarded Missouri’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit with the Inspector General’s Award for Excellence in Fighting Fraud, Waste and Abuse as a result of the Unit’s performance in 2023. The Unit had especially high case outcomes for its size of 19 total staff, who were responsible for obtaining 52 indictments, 23 convictions, and the recovery of over $10 million in restitution orders and settlements.


Action Details

  • Date:April 22, 2024
  • Agency:Missouri Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies