Office of Inspector General March 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Program Exclusions: February 2006
Document Number: E6-3803
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-16
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General, Inspector General Office, Health and Human Services Department, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank: Change in User Fees
Document Number: E6-3378
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-03-10
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 final regulations at 45 CFR part 61, implementing the Healthcare Integrity and Protection Data Bank (HIPDB), the Department is authorized to assess a fee on all requests for information, except requests from Federal agencies. In accordance with Sec. 61.13 of the HIPDB regulations, the Department is announcing an adjustment from $4.25 to $4.75 in the fee charged for each query submitted by authorized entities. There will be no change to the current $8 self-query fee.