Florida Department of Financial Services Division of Insurance Fraud
The Department of Financial Services, Division of Insurance Fraud, investigates various forms of fraud in insurance, including health, life, auto, property and workers’ compensation insurance. Anyone with information about insurance fraud or another possible fraud scheme should call the department’s Report Fraud Hotline at 1-800-378-0445. A reward of up to $25,000 may be offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction.
Under Florida’s False Claims Act (F.S. 68.081) , persons who blow the whistle on Medicaid fraud may be entitled to share in any funds recovered by the state. Florida Statutes Chapter 409.9203 provides that persons reporting Medicaid Fraud may be entitled to a reward for their information. To report fraud or abuse, individuals may use the statewide hotline number or contact the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit nearest them. The statewide hotline number is 1-866-966-7226
The office of the Inspector General at the Agency for Health Care Administration accepts complaints alleging wrong-doing of an Agency employee and suspected fraud and abuse in the Florida Medicaid system. If you suspect Medicaid fraud, contact the fraud and abuse hotline 1-888-419-3456. Those who report fraud may be entitled to a reward if they report a criminal case that results in a fine, penalty or forfeiture of property. To find out more, call the Attorney General at 1-866-966-7226.
Department of Health
Toll-free Hotline to Report Medicaid Fraud for Possible Reward: 1-866-966-7226