American Academy of Emergency Medicine

Reporting or Inquiring about Fee-Splitting

There are three basic methods to address your concerns about fee-splitting:

  1. Contact the AAEM leadership (info@aaem.org).
  2. Consider requesting an Advisory Opinion from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) about your situation.
  3. Speak directly with your regional OIG office at one of the numbers listed below:

If you have questions or information about health care providers, practitioners, entities, or other persons regarding fee-splitting activities, contact any of the regional offices of the Office of Investigations of the Office of the Inspector General, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, at the following locations:

Regions States Served Telephone
Boston MA, VT, NH, ME, RI, CT (617) 565-2660
New York NY, NJ, PR, VI (212) 264-1691
Philadelphia PA, MD, DE, WV, VA (215) 596-6796
Atlanta GA, KY, NC, SC, FL, TN, AL, MS (Northern) (404) 331-2131
Chicago IL, MN, WI, MI, IN, OH, IA, MO (312) 353-2740
Dallas TX, NM, OK, AR, LA, MS (Southern) (214) 767-8406
Denver CO, UT, WY, MT, ND, SD, NE, KS (303) 844-5621
Los Angeles AZ, NV (Clark Co.), CA (Southern) (714) 836-2372
San Francisco CA (Northern), NV, AZ, HI, OR, ID, WA (415) 556-8880
Washington, DC DC, VA and MD (Metro Areas) (202) 619-1900