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Need for Improved Administration of Military Identification System To Prevent Improper CHAMPUS Payments
HRD-79-58: Published: Mar 16, 1979. Publicly Released: Mar 16, 1979.
A review of the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS) revealed that many erroneous benefit payments were made to ineligible persons. Deficiencies in the military identification card system continue, even though a 1971 report discussed many of the same problems.Improper payments resulted from the lack of an eligibility verification system and weak controls over the...