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OIG Finds Low Physician Compliance with Primary Care Grant Rules
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Federal auditors want the state of Louisiana to pay back $13.6 million that may have been improperly paid to primary care physicians to bolster rural healthcare in the years after Hurricane Katrina.

The audit of the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals Bureau of Primary Care & Rural Health found widespread noncompliance with the terms of a $50 million Professional Workforce Supply Grant.