Department of Health

Medicaid Claims Processing for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2006

New York Stateís Medicaid program is administered by the Department of Health. Medicaid claims are processed and paid by an automated system (eMedNY) that is operated by a contractor. We examined the Medicaid claims processed during the six months ended September 30. 2006 to determine whether the claims were processed in accordance with requirements. We prevented the payment of $102,027 to a medical provider that was being investigated by the State Attorney Generalís Office on charges of conspiracy and drug diversion.

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