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Sheridan Community Hospital Agreed to Pay $124,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Providing and Receiving Improper Remuneration to and from Physician Practices under Various Agreements

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Sheridan Community Hospital (Sheridan), Michigan, agreed to pay $124,800 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law provisions applicable to physician self-referrals and kickbacks. OIG alleged that Sheridan received improper remuneration from a physician practice and provided improper remuneration to physicians/physician practices and that this conduct violated physician self-referral and kickback prohibitions.

Action Details

  • Date:May 5, 2016
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Fraud Self-Disclosures