11-01-2018 Ohio Nursing Home Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual
On October 22, 2015, Huntington Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Ltd. (HHRC), Texas, entered into a $214,016.48 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that HHRC employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG’s investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a nurse, provided items and services to HHRC patients that were billed to Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel David Blank represented OIG with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Mariel Filtz.