42 CFR 455.14 - Preliminary investigation.

Updated to:October 2013
 
CONTENT

Title 42: Public Health

CHAPTER IV: CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED)

SUBCHAPTER C: MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

PART 455: PROGRAM INTEGRITY: MEDICAID

Subpart A: Medicaid Agency Fraud Detection and Investigation Program

455.14 - Preliminary investigation.

If the agency receives a complaint of Medicaid fraud or abuse from any source or identifies any questionable practices, it must conduct a preliminary investigation to determine whether there is sufficient basis to warrant a full investigation.

[48 FR 3756, Jan. 27, 1983]