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Anyone suspecting healthcare fraud, waste or abuse is encouraged to report it. Find out how and where to report. Start by choosing the option that best describes your situation:

For General Public & Providers - Report about Medicare & Medicaid:
Phone

By Phone

Health & Human Services Office of the Inspector General

1-800-HHS-TIPS
(1-800-447-8477)
TTY: 1-800-377-4950

Fax

By Fax

maximum 10 pages

1-800-223-8164

Mail

By Mail

Office of Inspector General
ATTN: OIG HOTLINE OPERATIONS
P.O. Box 23489
Washington, DC 20026

For People with Medicare:
Medicare Parts A & B, C, D Information
Phone

Medicare Parts A & B

By Phone

1-800-MEDICARE
(1-800-633-4227)
TTY: 1-877-486-2048

Document

Medicare Part C
(Medicare Advantage)

Varies by plan

Refer to your plan's general contact and/or fraud-reporting information

Phone

Medicare Part D
(Medicare Drug Plan)

By Phone

1-877-SAFERX
(1-877-772-3379)
OR
refer to your plan’s general contact and/or fraud-reporting information


If you’d like assistance reporting suspected fraud, the Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) is here to help.
Call or locate your local SMP online.
Phone

By Phone

1-877-808-2468

For Parents or Guardians of Children with CHIP:
Computer

Online

Look up your state’s CHIP resources, then search for reporting fraud on the corresponding website

For General Public - Report about the Health Insurance Marketplace:
Phone

By Phone

1-800-318-2596
TTY: 1-855-889-4325

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