11-01-2018 Ohio Nursing Home Settles Case Involving Excluded Individual
- On March 27, 2018, ASAP Home Nurses, Inc. (ASAP), located in Wadsworth, Ohio, entered into a $11,406.26 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolves allegations that ASAP employed an individual who was excluded from participating in any Federal health care program. OIG’s investigation revealed that the excluded individual, a state tested nurse aide, provided items or services to ASAP’s patients that were billed to Federal health care programs. Senior Counsel Keshia Thompson represented OIG with the assistance of Paralegal Specialist Eula Taylor.