The Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health and Human Services has released the FY 2007 State Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) Annual Report. In FY 2007, MFCUs recovered more than $1.1 billion in court-ordered restitution, fines, civil settlements, and penalties. They also obtained 1,205 convictions and there were 607 successful civil actions. Moreover, they were responsible for 805 OIG exclusions from participation in federal health care programs. The report is posted here.