Humana Agreed to Pay $411,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Making False Statements in Support of Meaningful Use Payments
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Humana Inc. (Humana), headquartered in Kentucky, agreed to pay $411,600 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Humana knowingly made or used false records or statements material to false or fraudulent claims for payment for items and services furnished under a Federal health care program. Specifically, OIG alleged that Humana knowingly made "meaningful use" attestations as part of its participation in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Electronic Health Records Incentive Program.
- Date:September 28, 2017
- Fraud Self-Disclosures