Match of New Mexico Death Information Against Social Security Administration Records

Date: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Report Number: 
A-06-18-50759
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 New Mexico Department of Health vital records and (2) identify non-beneficiaries who were deceased according to the State file but whose death information did not appear in the Agency’s records.