Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of Vermont and New Hampshire Agreed to Pay $2.3 Million for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Home Health That Lacked Proper Orders
After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice of Vermont and New Hampshire, Inc. (VNH), Vermont, agreed to pay $2,389,706.26 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that VNH submitted claims for home health services based on orders signed by a qualified clinician but not cosigned by a physician or allowed practitioner.
- Date:November 5, 2021
- Fraud Self-Disclosures