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Compliance News Roundup: Home Care Compliance on the OIG’s Radar

Posted by Healthicity, Jun 5, 2019 9:00:00 AM

1. Decatur Hospital Authority, d/b/a Wise Health System in Decatur, Texas Will Pay $431,182.96 to the United States

Deeper Than the Headlines: Home Care Compliance on the OIG’s Radar

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 3, 2019 11:24:00 AM

In May 2019, the OIG released audits they’d performed on Home Care agencies. In the end, they reached the conclusion that numerous services were out of compliance.

Compliance News Roundup: OIG March 2019 Workplan Updates

Posted by Healthicity, Mar 27, 2019 11:11:38 AM

1. Florida Home Health Services Company Owner and Co-Conspirator Sentenced to Prison for Role in $8.6 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme –

Compliance News Roundup: Blood Draws and Travel Allowance

Posted by Healthicity, Feb 6, 2019 10:17:51 AM

1. Columbus Home Health Care Provider Sentenced for Fraud COLUMBUS, Ohio – “The co-owner of Alpha Star Health Care Inc. was sentenced today in federal court to 18 months in prison for running home health care fraud and tax fraud schemes.” Get the full scoop >>

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Work Plan Updates - Jan. 2019

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jan 22, 2019 10:48:32 AM

It’s that time again. The OIG has updated their work plan with January 2019 additions. Here are some of the recent items I thought you’d find of interest.

Compliance News Roundup: State Enforcement Actions to Watch

Posted by Healthicity, Sep 12, 2018 1:08:30 PM

1. Four Individuals Charged In Widespread Scheme To Defraud Medicare And Other Health Insurance Providers Through Fraudulent Medical Corporations And False Billing Resulting In Tens Of Millions Of Dollars In Losses –

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Work Plan Items - June 2018

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jul 2, 2018 9:00:00 AM

In June 2018, the OIG added more items to its work plan. Here’s a quick summary of some of those newly added items

Deeper Than the Headlines: OIG Semiannual Report

Posted by CJ Wolf, Jun 11, 2018 11:40:29 AM

The OIG recently submitted their semiannual report to Congress. The report summarizes the significant work of the OIG for the reporting period covering October 1, 2017, to March 31, 2018.