10-05-2018 New York Pharmacy Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual

On October 5, 2018, Healthways Worldwide Inc. d/b/a Healthways Pharmacy and Surgical (Healthways), Brooklyn, New York, entered into a $204,426.64 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that Healthways employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care programs. OIG’s investigation revealed that the excluded pharmacist provided items or…

09-27-2018 New Jersey Health Center Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual

On September 27, 2018, Newark Community Health Centers, Inc. (NCHC), New Jersey, entered into a $98,750.36 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that NCHC employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG’s investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a physician working in quality assurance and…