Americare Certified Special Services Agreed to Pay $44,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Services Not Performed and Services Provided by Unqualified Individuals
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Americare Certified Special Services, Inc. (Americare), New York, agreed to pay $44,593.41 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Americare (1) submitted claims to Medicare for home health care services provided by an RN that were not rendered; and (2) submitted claims to Medicare for items or services provided by individuals who did not receive home health aide training or who lacked the requisite home health aide certificate.
- Date:June 26, 2014
- Fraud Self-Disclosures