Maine Health System Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual
On August 24, 2018, St. Mary's Health System (St. Mary's), Lewiston, Maine, entered into a $68,497.32 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that St. Mary's employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG's investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a call center patient scheduler, provided items and services to St. Mary's patients that were billed to Federal health care programs.
- Date:August 24, 2018
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions