CareGivers America Home Health Services Agreed to Pay $50,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Paying Remuneration to an Independent Contractor for Arranging Referrals
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, CareGivers America Home Health Services, LLC (CareGivers), Pennsylvania, agreed to pay $50,000 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law provisions applicable to physician self-referrals and kickbacks. OIG alleged that CareGivers paid remuneration to an independent contractor for their recommendation of CareGivers’ home health services to physicians.
- Date:September 7, 2016
- Provider Self-Disclosures