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Arkansas Skilled Nursing Facility Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual

On February 16, 2018, Arkansas Convalescent Center (ACC), Pine Bluff, Arkansas, entered into a $189,805.55 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that ACC employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG's investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a licensed practical nurse, provided items and services to ACC patients that were billed to Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel Nancy Brown represented OIG with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Jennifer Hilton.

Action Details

  • Date:February 16, 2018
  • Enforcement Types:
    • CMP and Affirmative Exclusions