Match of Puerto Rico Death Information Against Social Security Records

Date: 
Monday, August 26, 2019
Report Number: 
A-08-14-14013
Report Type: 
Audit Report
Office Affiliation: 

We issued this to (1) determine whether the Social Security Administration (SSA) made payments to beneficiaries and representative payees who were deceased according to Puerto Rico Department of Health vital records and (2) identify non-beneficiaries who were deceased according to Puerto Rico vital records but whose death information did not appear in SSA records.