Health care resources should be used to meet the actual health needs of members. When they are not, that can be health care fraud, waste or abuse (FWA).
It is estimated that at least $30 billion spent by Americans on health care is lost to fraud each year (source: National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association).
Examples of fraud and abuse:
Tell us if you see or experience health care fraud, waste or abuse.
Call our toll-free FWA helpline at 844-440-3290.
You do not have to give your name.
You may also call Member Services at 612-596-1036 (800-647-0550), TTY: 711 (800-627-3529) and ask to be transferred to the FWA helpline.
Email us at HH.Fraud@hennepin.us.
Mail us at:
Attn: Special Investigation Unit (SIU)
300 S. 6th St. MC 604
Minneapolis, MN 55487-0604
Our Special Investigations Unit (SIU) works to prevent, identify, investigate and report fraud, waste and abuse. The SIU helps members and their doctors or clinics handle fraud, waste and abuse situations.
The SIU also recovers money lost to health care fraud and abuse.
DHS approved 12/1/2021, MC-1256-MC