IvyRehab Physical Therapy Agreed to Pay $155,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Paying Remuneration in the Form of Waived Copayments and Submitting Claims for Services by Unlicensed Individuals
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, IvyRehab Physical Therapy, PLLC (IvyRehab), New York, agreed to pay 155,833.50 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that IvyRehab paid improper remuneration to beneficiaries in the form of waived copayments for services. OIG also alleged that IvyRehab billed for codes 97110, 97112, and 97530 when these services were provided by unlicensed physical therapy aides.
- Date:September 9, 2021
- Provider Self-Disclosures