PRC Associates Agreed to Pay $10,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Non-Covered Services
On April 16, 2021, PRC Associates, LLC (PRC), Daytona Beach, Florida, entered into a $10,000 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that PRC submitted claims to Medicare for specimen validity testing (SVT) in conjunction with claims for urine drug testing when SVT was a non-covered service. OIG's Office of Audit Services and Office of Counsel to the Inspector General, represented by Senior Counsels Andrea Treese Berlin and Gregory Becker with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Jennifer Hilton, collaborated to achieve this resolution.
- Date:April 16, 2021
- CMP and Affirmative Exclusions