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Ambulance Provider and Hospital Agree to Pay $1,425,000 to Settle Ambulance Transportation Claims

Portland, Maine: United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank announced today that North East Mobile Health Services ("North East"), of Scarborough, has entered into a civil settlement agreement with the U.S. in which it will pay $825,000 to resolve allegations that it violated the federal False Claims Act by providing medically unnecessary ambulance transportation. Maine Medical Center ("MMC"), of Portland, also agreed to pay $600,000 pursuant to a separate civil settlement.


Action Details

  • Date:February 23, 2018
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions