Aeon Global Health Agreed to Pay $75,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Non-Covered Services
On December 22, 2020, Peachstate Health Management, LLC d/b/a Aeon Global Health (Aeon Global health), headquartered in Gainesville, Georgia, entered into a $75,000 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that Aeon Global Health submitted claims to Medicare for specimen validity testing (SVT) in conjunction with claims for urine drug testing when SVT was a non-covered service. OIG's Office of Audit Services and Office of Counsel to the Inspector General, represented by Senior Counsels David Traskey and Geoffrey Hymans with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Jennifer Hilton, collaborated to achieve this resolution.
- Date:December 22, 2020
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions