Central Maine Medical Center and Central Maine Health Care Corporation Agreed to Pay $196,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Employing an Excluded Individual
After they self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Central Maine Medical Center and Central Maine Health Care Corporation (collectively, “CMMC”), and Comprehensive Pharmacy Services, Inc. (CPS), Maine, agreed to pay $196,929 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that CMMC, who had a contract with CPS to staff and manage its hospital pharmacies, employed an individual that CMMC and CPS knew or should have known was excluded from participation in MaineCare and that no MaineCare program payments could be made for items or services furnished by the individual.
- Date:June 12, 2017
- Provider Self-Disclosures