MO HealthNet

Medicaid is a federal/state cost-sharing program that provides health care to people who are unable to pay for such care. The name of Missouri’s Medicaid program is MO HealthNet, and the Missouri Department of Social Services administers that program.  

If you suspect that an individual who receives Medicaid benefits has defrauded the MO HealthNet program, contact the Missouri Department of Social Services, Division of Legal Services — Investigations Unit at (877) 770-8055.

Or, you can e-mail a complaint to:

You may also send a complaint in writing to: 

Department of Social Services
Division of Legal Services — Investigations Unit
P.O. Box 1527
Jefferson City, MO 65109


Medicare is a federal health insurance program for people who are 65 or older and certain younger people with disabilities. The United States Department of Health and Human Services oversees the Medicare program. To report suspected Medicare fraud, click the HHS OIG link below, or call toll free 1-800-HHS-TIPS (1-800-447-8477).