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Report Fraud

Submit a Hotline Complaint

OIG Hotline Operations accepts tips and complaints from all sources about potential fraud, waste, abuse, and mismanagement in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' programs. Your information will be reviewed by a professional staff member. Due to the high volume of information that we receive, we are unable to reply to submissions except as required by law. However, Hotline tips are incredibly valuable, and we appreciate your efforts to help us stamp out fraud, waste, and abuse.


Please review Before You Submit a Complaint for the types of complaints we accept.

How to Report Fraud or File a Complaint

We accept complaints about fraud, waste and abuse in Medicare, Medicaid and other HHS programs, including first-time whistleblowers.

Start your online complaint by selecting an option below.

I am a HHS employee, contractor, grantee I am NOT an HHS employee, contractor, grantee

Whistleblower Retaliation

HHS-OIG accepts and investigates complaints from whistleblowers who are being retaliated against because of it. You must have previously reported wrongdoing at HHS, its agencies and some non-federal employers.

Report whistleblower retaliation

HHS-OIG can only accept unclassified complaints online

For instructions on filing a tip on a CLASSIFIED matter, call 1-800-447-8477.

Línea Directa de Comunicación del OIG – Sección de Operaciones

Contactar la línea directa de comunicación del OIG es tan fácil. La línea directa de comunicación del OIG acepta la información y quejas de todas las fuentes sobre la posibilidad de fraude, despilfarro, abuso ó mala administración dentro de los programas del Departamento Estadounidense de Salud & Servicios Humanos (U.S. Department of Health & Human Services). 

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