Government Audits and Investigations

At Abrams Fensterman, our attorneys regularly counsel clients subjected to audits, investigations and surveys by federal and state government entities, including:

  • New York State Office of the Medicaid Inspector General
  • Medicaid Fraud Control Units
  • New York State Attorney General
  • New York State Department of Health
  • U.S. Department of Justice
  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General

Our involvement with government audits, investigations and surveys includes:

  • Responding to subpoenas and requests for information
  • Attending entrance and exit conferences
  • Responding to draft audit reports
  • Appealing final audit reports
  • Negotiating settlements
  • Negotiating settlement and corporate integrity agreements
  • Implementing and monitoring compliance with corporate integrity agreements
  • Developing plans of correction
  • Challenging survey and inspection findings

Our extensive experience assisting and defending providers during government audits, investigations and surveys; our knowledge of applicable law and requirements; and our contacts at government entities provide an invaluable combination for our clients.

For further information about how our attorneys can help you navigate a government audit, investigation or survey, please contact our law firm on Long Island at 516-328-2300, in Brooklyn at 718-215-5300, White Plains at 914-607-7010, Rochester at 585-218-9999 or Albany at 518-535-9477 to schedule an initial consultation.


Patrick Formato

Mark L. Furman

Barbara Stegun Phair

Daniel S. Alter