Government-Wide Improper Payment Root Causes (FY 2016)


Root CauseAmount in Billions
Program Design$0
Inability to Authenticate Eligibility$0
Failure to Verify$0
Administrative or Process Errors Made by: Federal Agency$0
Administrative or Process Errors Made by: State or Local Agency$0
Administrative or Process Errors Made by: Other Party$0
Medical Necessity$0
Insufficient Documentation to Determine$0
Other Reason$0