Kentucky Long Term Care Organization Settles Case Involving Allegations of Employing An Excluded Individual
Bradford Heights Health & Rehab Center - a not-for-profit faith-based long-term-care organization in Hopkinsville, KY - entered into a settlement agreement with the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, effective July 1, 2014. The $30,121.82 settlement resolves allegations that Bradford employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care programs. OIG's investigation revealed that Bradford employed an excluded nurse to provide items or services that were reimbursed by Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel David M. Blank and Paralegal Specialist Jennifer McKoy represented OIG in this case.
- Date:July 1, 2014
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions