Corporate Compliance

Gov’t audit insider: Medicaid drug rebates

Healthcare Auditing Weekly, October 21, 2003

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) performed this audit to evaluate whether the Michigan Department of Community Health (Agency) had established adequate accountability and internal controls over the Medicaid drug rebate program.

The OIG used the following steps in its audit:

1. Interviewed Agency and contractor officials to determine the policies, procedures, and controls that existed with regard to the Medicaid drug rebate program

2. Interviewed staff members that performed functions related to the drug rebate program

3. Obtained and reviewed drug rebate accounts receivable records and compared this data to the Form CMS 64.9R report for June 30, 2002

Click here to read the audit report "Review of the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program in State of Michigan."

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