11-01-2018 Ohio Nursing Home Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual
On November 3, 2015, Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (Quest), Summit Health, Inc. (Summit), and Unilab Corporation (Unilab) entered into a $126,599.25 settlement agreement with OIG. Summit and Unilab are subsidiaries of Quest. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that a Summit location in Michigan employed an individual to administer vaccinations who was excluded from participation in Federal health care programs, and a Unilab location in California employed a Quality Assurance Specialist who was excluded from participation in Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel Lisa Veigel represented OIG with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Eula Taylor.