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Hamilton Medical Group Agreed to Pay $259,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Upcoded Claims

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Hamilton Medical Group, Inc. (Hamilton), Louisiana, agreed to pay $259,746.37 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Hamilton submitted claims to Medicare and Medicaid for upcoded patient bills to reflect higher levels of services than were actually warranted.

Action Details

  • Date:February 23, 2016
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Fraud Self-Disclosures