New York State Office of the

Medicaid Inspector General

Fighting Fraud. Improving Integrity and Quality. Saving Taxpayer Dollars.


Staff from the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG) conducts audits and reviews of Medicaid providers. OMIG reviews provider compliance with Medicaid program requirements and considers all the facts encountered during the review. OMIG develops review criteria or protocols which reflect guidance, rules and regulations that structure the Medicaid program. Finalized protocols, developed in consultation with state regulating agencies, are listed on the OMIG website.