Companion Benefit Alternatives

Medicare Advantage

Companion Benefit Alternatives manages the behavioral health benefits for several Medicare Advantage preferred provider organization (PPO) plans, private fee-for-service (PFFS) plans and employer group plans.

Fraud, Waste and Abuse

Access and complete the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) provider Fraud, Waste and Abuse Compliance Training.

If you are a Medicare Advantage provider, there are several ways you can report suspected fraud, waste or abuse. Your information is confidential and you can remain anonymous:

  • Fraud Hotline: 800-763-0703
  • Fax: 803-264-4050
  • Mail:
    Anti-Fraud Unit
    Mail Code AX-E01
    P.O. Box 24011
    Columbia, SC 29224-4011

Directly to the Office of the Inspector General

  • Phone: 800-HHS-TIPS (800-447-8477)
  • Fax: 800-223-2164
  • Email: HHSTips@oig.hhs.gov
  • Mail:
    Office of the Inspector General
    HHS TIPS Hotline
    P.O. Box 23489 S
    Washington, DC 20026

Other Concerns

Please report all other compliance concerns, including issues about the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) privacy and security, to the Compliance Hotline or website:
Compliance Hotline: 888-263-2077
Compliance Website: www.WebReportingHotline.com