ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Maryland auditors have found the state’s Developmental Disabilities Administration has not substantially addressed a previous finding that it does not have procedures to verify consumers received services from providers as stipulated.
The Office of Legislative Audits released a follow-up review Tuesday to address findings of an October audit. The office had found the administration’s fiscal accountability and compliance rating was unsatisfactory.READ MORE: Holiday Traveling Should Be Done Early As COVID Still Affects Travel Says AAA
In April, the agency indicated 10 findings had been corrected or that substantial progress had been made.READ MORE: Morgan Student Shot During Homecoming Weekend Expected To Make Full Recovery
Auditors examined seven of those findings in the follow-up. They generally agreed with the administration, but there was one notable exception. It involves addressing shortcomings in verifying services received and that documentation for consumers’ Medicaid eligibility reassessments was obtained.
The administration says it is working on addressing the deficiencies.MORE NEWS: Ravens’ 5-Game Winning Streak Ends Amid Flurry Of Mistakes
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