is the Inspector General for New York City's Health + Hospitals, the City’s public healthcare system, which operates 11 hospitals, 5 long-term care/rehabilitation facilities, and multiple neighborhood health centers. Squad 8 conducts long-term investigations to prevent Health + Hospitals' employees and healthcare providers, who work with the system, and its subsidiaries, from defrauding Health + Hospitals and its wholly-owned subsidiary MetroPlus
, which provides health insurance to City residents and employees. This Squad also works with DOI's law enforcement partners to expose the misuse of prescription medications and narcotics fraud.
Squad 8 Reports