If you suspect fraud by a Health Department service provider or employee contact the Compliance Officer immediately
Delaware County Public Health has a policy of non-intimidation and non-retaliation for good faith participation in the compliance program. This includes but is not limited to reporting potential issues, investigating issues, self-evaluations, audits and remedial actions and reporting to appropriate officials.
DCPHS Compliance Program Training Booklet (link to Booklet)
As An Employee: You have a moral & ethical responsibility to ensure that any service you provide or process a bill for is correct.
As A Patient: Never give personal or insurance information to ANYONE. Be aware of your medical care & don’t be afraid to ask questions! Keep a record of what procedures you’ve had.
As A Taxpayer: Fraud costs us all precious tax dollars.
We all have a responsibility to prevent Medicaid Fraud
Delaware County Corporate Compliance Officer
Donna Jones, Supervising Public Health Nurse
Additional Reporting Options
The Local anonymous Fraud Hot-Line: Agency compliance consultant, Health Care Compliance Enterprise, LLC (HCCE) at 607-656-9356
State Anonymous Fraud Hot-Line is 1-877-873-7283 or New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General (OMIG)
Report anonymously by typed or handwritten note through regular mail or interoffice mail to the Compliance Officer.
If you are aware of or suspect fraud, report it!