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WAC 182-520-0005

Washington apple health fraud referrals and overpayments.

(1) The agency or the agency's designee may refer a case to the office of fraud and accountability for a fraud investigation when it has reliable information that the person purposely misrepresented their circumstances in order to qualify for Washington apple health.
(2) When a fraud investigation reveals substantial evidence to support a finding of fraud, the case is referred for prosecution. The prosecuting attorney's office decides which cases will be prosecuted.
(3) When a referral results in a conviction, an overpayment amount for the cost of the apple health coverage is established.
(4) The person is responsible to pay the agency for the amount of overpayment established as a result of a fraud conviction.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.021, 41.05.160, 41.05A.005, 41.05.010, and 74.09.741. WSR 16-13-059, § 182-520-0005, filed 6/13/16, effective 7/14/16. Statutory Authority: RCW 41.05.021, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148), 42 C.F.R. §§ 431, 435, 457, and 45 C.F.R. § 155. WSR 14-01-021, § 182-520-0005, filed 12/9/13, effective 1/9/14.]
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