Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital at Pasco Agreed to Pay $460,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Providing Remuneration to Physicians in the Form of Space, Support Services, and Supplies Below Fair Market Value
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital at Pasco (Lourdes), Texas, agreed to pay $460,173.45 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law provisions applicable to physician self-referrals and kickbacks. OIG alleged that Lourdes paid remuneration to eight physicians in the form of arrangements for medical office building space and certain support services and supplies.
- Date:December 22, 2015
- Provider Self-Disclosures