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LifeWatch Services Agreed to Pay $737,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Ambulatory Cardiac Telemetry Services that Had Not Been Ordered

After it disclosed conduct to OIG pursuant to its CIA, LifeWatch Services, Inc. (LifeWatch), Illinois, agreed to pay $737,572.50 to resolve allegations that LifeWatch submitted claims to Medicare for Ambulatory Cardiac Telemetry (ACT) services for which the medical record documentation did not support that the physician had ordered ACT services.

Action Details

  • Date:March 23, 2015
  • Enforcement Types:
    • CIA Reportable Events