08100021 - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Account Description FY2009
GAA
FY2009  
Total  
Spending
  
0810-0021 Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
For the operation of the Medicaid fraud control unit; provided, that the federal reimbursement for any expenditure from this item shall not be less than 75 per cent of the expenditure; provided further, that not less than $225,000 shall continue to be used specifically for the investigation and prosecution of abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation based on referrals from the department of public health pursuant to section 72H of chapter 111 of the General Laws; provided further, that the unit shall provide training for all investigators of the department's division of health care quality responsible for the investigations on a periodic basis pursuant to a comprehensive training program to be developed by the division and the unit; and provided further, that training shall include instruction on techniques for improving the efficiency and quality of investigations of abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation pursuant to said section 72H of said chapter 111
3,067,021 3,012,021  

 
 
HISTORICAL SPENDING CATEGORIES ($000)
column definitions
SPENDING CATEGORY
FY2005
Expended

FY2006
Expended

FY2007
Expended

FY2008
Expended

FY2009
GAA
FY2009
Budget
Reductions
Wages & Salaries 1,385 1,565 1,742 2,081 2,264 0
Employee Benefits 40 46 50 54 57 0
Operating Expenses 387 286 433 705 746 -55
TOTAL 1,813 1,897 2,224 2,840 3,067 -55

 

FY2009 Spending Category Chart

Pie Chart: Wages & Salaries=74%, Employee Benefits=2%, Operating Expenses=24%



 
Earmarks

EARMARK DESCRIPTION

City / Town
FY2009
GAA
  FY2009    
  9C Cuts    
Investigation and prosecution of abuse, neglect, mistreatment and misappropriation related to Medicaid and based on referrals from the Department of Public Health Statewide225,000 0