Allergy & Asthma Associates Agreed to Pay $10,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Employing an Excluded Individual
On April 26, 2021, Rothstein and Shapiro, M.D.'s, Ltd. d/b/a Allergy & Asthma Associates (AAA), Sparks, Nevada, entered into a $10,592.92 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that AAA employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG's investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a medical assistant, provided items or services that were billed to Federal health care programs.
- Date:April 26, 2021
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions