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West End Fire Company No. 3 of Phoenixville Agreed to Pay $24,000 for Allegedly Violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law by Submitting Claims for Services by an Unlicensed EMT

After it self-disclosed conduct to OIG, West End Fire Company No. 3 of Phoenixville (West End), Pennsylvania, agreed to pay $24,231.69 for allegedly violating the Civil Monetary Penalties Law. OIG alleged that West End staffed its ambulance transportation services with an individual who had not maintained registration of his Emergency Medical Technician certification with the appropriate state authority. West End then submitted claims and received payments from Federal health care programs for those transport services.

Action Details

  • Date:July 9, 2018
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Provider Self-Disclosures