On June 8, 2009, the Office of Inspector General (the “OIG”) of the Department of Health and Human Services (“DHHS”) released its Semiannual Report to Congress (the “Report”). This Report summarizes the OIG's activities from October 1, 2008 to March 31, 2009. In the Report, the OIG announced significant expected recoveries from audit-related and investigative-related receivables due to its efforts to reduce fraud, waste, and abuse in DHHS’s programs. The Report also summarizes a variety of the OIG's major accomplishments for the year. Click here to read the full text of the Report.