Iowa Chiropractor Agrees to 3-Year Exclusion
On March 13, 2017, Elizabeth Kressin, D.C. (Kressin), an Iowa chiropractor, agreed to be excluded from participation in Federal health care programs for a period of three years under 42 U.S.C. § 1320a-7(b)(7) for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Kressin caused claims to be submitted to Iowa Medicaid for chiropractic services performed on children, which were not provided as claimed and were for treatment of conditions for which payment is not allowed under applicable rules. Associate Counsel Jennifer Leonardis represented OIG.
- Date:March 13, 2017
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions