Illinois Independent Diagnostic Testing Facility Settles Case Involving False Claims
On March 6, 2020, Dav-Kim Portable X-Ray Services Co. (Dav-Kim), Skokie, Illinois, entered into a $126,628.76 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that Dav-Kim submitted claims for Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) code 93965, when those claims were for a procedure that was already included as a component of the duplex ultrasound procedures for which Dav-Kim submitted claims using HCPCS codes 93970 or 93971 for the same beneficiary on the same dates of service. Senior Counsels Geoffrey Hymans and Joan Matlack, with the assistance of Program Analyst Mariel Filtz, represented OIG.
- Date:March 6, 2020
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions