TDMR received a notice yesterday from the Health and Human Services Inspector General office that Inspector General Stuart Bowen will be hosting, along with Sen. Chuy Hinojosa, a “Rio Grande Valley Medicaid Integrity Symposium.” The event is to take place on Friday, February 17 in Edinburg. The symposium concerns “Trends in Fraud, Waste, and Abuse in the Texas Health and Human Services System.”
Sen. Hinojosa will “will provide insights about what legislative changes may be on the horizon for providers and the HHSC System.” IG Bowen and his staff will cover “topics including, but not limited to, coordination with managed care entities and the Texas Medicaid Program, on fraud, waste and abuse trends. ”
The proceedings will start at 8:00 AM and run until 5:00 PM. It is being held at the UTRGV Medical Education Building Auditorium, 1210 W Schunior St. in Edinburg.
Seating is limited. Must register online
Seating is limited to 140. Those wishing to attend MUST register online in order to secure their seat.
Those interested can register here.
There is no charge to attend.