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HEARING: Chairman Roskam Announces Hearing on the Use of Data to Stop Medicare Fraud

March 24, 2015 — Hearing   

B-318 Rayburn House Office Building at 10:00 AM

Mar 24, 2015

House Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) today announced that the Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Oversight will hold a hearing on the federal government’s use of data analysis—particularly the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Fraud Prevention System (FPS)—to identify emerging trends, and stop Medicare fraud.  This hearing will allow the Committee to hear from both government and non-governmental witnesses on the progress that the FPS has made and what continued efforts are under way to use data analysis in identifying and stopping fraud and waste within Medicare. The hearing will take place on Tuesday, March 24 at 10:00 AM in Room B-318 of the Rayburn House Office Building.

Witness List


Dr. Shantanu Agrawal
Deputy Administrator and Director, Center for Program Integrity, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Mr. Gary Cantrell
Deputy Inspector General for Investigations, Office of Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)


Ms. Charlene Frizzera
President and CEO, CF Health Advisors
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Mr. Kirk Ogrosky
Partner, Arnold & Porter LLP
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Mr. Mark Nelsen
Senior VP for Risk Products and Business Intelligence, Visa Inc.
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)

Mr. Louis Saccoccio
Executive Director, National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association
Testimony (Truth in Testimony)