Office of Inspector General May 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Supplemental Special Advisory Bulletin: Independent Charity Patient Assistance Programs
Document Number: 2014-11769
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-30
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
This Supplemental Bulletin updates the OIG Special Advisory Bulletin on Patient Assistance Programs for Medicare Part D Enrollees that published in the Federal Register on November 22, 2005 (70 FR 70623).
Medicare and State Health Care Programs: Fraud and Abuse; Revisions to the Office of Inspector General's Civil Monetary Penalty Rules
Document Number: 2014-10394
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-05-12
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
This proposed rule would amend the civil monetary penalty (CMP or penalty) rules of the Office of Inspector General (OIG) to incorporate new CMP authorities, clarify existing authorities, and reorganize regulations on civil money penalties, assessments and exclusions to improve readability and clarity.
Medicare and State Health Care Programs: Fraud and Abuse; Revisions to the Office of Inspector General's Exclusion Authorities
Document Number: 2014-10390
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-05-09
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General
This proposed rule amends the regulations relating to exclusion authorities under the authority of the Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS or the Department). The proposed rule would incorporate statutory changes, propose early reinstatement procedures, and clarify existing regulatory provisions.