11-01-2018 Ohio Nursing Home Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual
On November 30, 2016, Ditmas Park Rehab/Care Center (Ditmas Park), Brooklyn, New York, entered into a $205,089.22 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that Ditmas Park employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG’s investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a licensed practical nurse, provided items or services to Ditmas Park patients that were billed to Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel Katie Fink represented OIG with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Eula Taylor.