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Pettis County Ambulance District Agreed to Pay $690,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Emergency Transports Which Were Non-Emergency Hospital-to-Hospital Transports

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Pettis County Ambulance District (Pettis), Missouri, agreed to pay $690,833.37 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Pettis submitted false claims to Federal health care programs for emergency transports, which were in fact non-emergency hospital-to-hospital transports.

Action Details

  • Date:October 27, 2021
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Provider Self-Disclosures