Author: Independence Institute
Source – Information received from 45 counties and data from the Child Care Automated Tracking System (CHATS)
1) How many child-care providers have ever been charged with fraud since 2000?
Response: Counties have charged 11 providers with Fraud since 2000.
2) How many child-care providers have been disciplined for improper billing since 2000?
Response: 2,578 adjustments have been made to providers’ reimbursements in order to recover funds for which the providers were not eligible. It is not considered “disciplined,” just adjusted.
How much money did this result in?