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Visiting Angels of Rhode Island Agreed to Pay $158,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Employing an Excluded Individual

On September 27, 2022, Summit Management Group, LLC d/b/a Visiting Angels of Rhode Island (VARI), East Providence, Rhode Island, entered into a $158,627.95 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that VARGI employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG's investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a certified nursing assistant, provided items or services that were billed to Federal health care programs.

Action Details

  • Date:September 27, 2022
  • Enforcement Types:
    • CMP and Affirmative Exclusions