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Steuben County EMS Agreed to Pay $251,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Upcoded Claims

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Steuben County EMS (Steuben County), Indiana, agreed to pay $251,267.19 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that Steuben County submitted claims for inter-hospital transports that were improperly billed at the emergency level instead of the non-emergency level.

Action Details

  • Date:July 23, 2018
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Fraud Self-Disclosures