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LSU Health Shreveport Agreed to Pay $732,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Services that Lacked Proper Supervision

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport (LSU Health Shreveport), Louisiana, agreed to pay $732,854.40 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that LSU Health Shreveport, in certain cases of three or more concurrent neurosurgical procedures performed at its partner hospital, submitted claims for physician services by teaching surgeons when those services were supervisory services to the hospital rather than a physician service to individual patients.

Action Details

  • Date:June 8, 2018
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Fraud Self-Disclosures