TOPEKA – (October 9, 2018) – A committee of state senators today gave initial approval to the appointment of Sarah Fertig as Medicaid Inspector General, allowing her to begin serving in the position, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. The Senate Confirmation Oversight Committee today voted to allow Fertig to begin serving as Medicaid Inspector General. Fertig’s appointment is subject to a final vote of the full Senate when the Legislature convenes next year. “Today’s action will allow Sarah to begin the process of reestablishing the Office of the Inspector General,” Schmidt said. “While this process will take time, the committee’s vote today is an important step toward establishing a professional, independent office of inspector general...
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AG Derek Schmidt commends initial approval of Medicaid Inspector General