Explaining the OIG Work Plan Updates of 2021
By now it comes as no surprise that the OIG keeps chugging away at its Work Plan. In fact, the last couple of months have seen quite a few new items added. All told, the OIG has posted 23 new updates this year alone.
I know not everyone has enough hours in the day to regularly keep up with all of the OIG’s updates. After all, we've got our day jobs to do. Which is why we created our ongoing OIG Work Plan Updates series, where we present some of the most important updates, in case you haven’t had the time to keep up with all of them. This time around, we’re breaking down the “OIG Work Plan Updates: 2021’s Most Notable News,” where we cover some of the most important new items of the year so far, including:
- Audits of Laboratory Testing During the COVID-19 Pandemic
- 2020 Performance Data for the Senior Medicare Patrol Projects
- Reviews of the COVID-19 Vaccination Program So Far
- Insights of Opioid Use and Abuse in 2020