4 recent provider self-disclosed fraud settlements

Four providers settled self-reported fraud claims in May, according to the HHS Office of the Inspector General: Amita Health Mercy Medical Center (Aurora, Ill.) and Amita Health Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center (Chicago) agreed to pay more than $6.2 million after self-disclosing the hospitals submitted claims to Medicare Part A for inpatient psychiatric admissions that were not medically necessary.Corridor Anesthesia (Laurel, Md.) agreed to pay more than $1.1 million after self-reporting that it submitted claims to federal healthcare programs for services provided by certified registered nurse anesthetists who were not authorized to bill for their services on behalf of Corrid...

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