Office of Inspector General December 2005 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Program Exclusions: November 2005
Document Number: E5-7454
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-12-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, Inspector General Office, Health and Human Services Department, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Solicitation of New Safe Harbors and Special Fraud Alerts
Document Number: 05-23624
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2005-12-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, Inspector General Office, Health and Human Services Department, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
In accordance with section 205 of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) of 1996, this annual notice solicits proposals and recommendations for developing new and modifying existing safe harbor provisions under the Federal anti-kickback statute (section 1128B(b) of the Social Security Act), as well as developing new OIG Special Fraud Alerts.
Draft OIG Compliance Program Guidance for Recipients of PHS Research Awards-Extension of Comment Period
Document Number: E5-7086
Type: Notice
Date: 2005-12-08
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, Inspector General Office, Health and Human Services Department, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
On November 28, 2005, we published a notice and comment period seeking comments from interested parties on draft compliance program guidance (CPG) developed by the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for recipients of extramural research awards from the National Institutes of Health and other agencies of the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) (70 FR 71312). To facilitate public comment, we are extending the comment period.