Fraud, Waste & Abuse

Fraud, waste and abuse is a commonly used phrase by both private and governmental bodies to describe losses that result from deficient and often illicit activities of others. Individuals who suspect Medicaid fraud, waste or abuse is occurring in Missouri are encouraged to report the fraud to MMAC. Learn more about combating fraud.
MMAC Fraud Hotline (573) 751-3285


“The obtaining of a benefit through the intentional misrepresentation or concealment of material facts.”


“The incurring of unnecessary costs as a result of deficient management, practices, or controls.”


“The excessive or improper using of government resources.”