• HHS New Litigation Group Focuses on Civil Monetary Penalties, Exclusions
  • September 24, 2015 | Authors: Michael J. Cherniga; Carolyn McNiven
  • Law Firms: Greenberg Traurig, LLP - Tallahassee Office ; Greenberg Traurig, LLP - San Francisco Office
  • On June 30th, 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) announced the creation of a new group of up to 10 attorneys entirely focused on seeking Civil Monetary Penalties (CMPs) and the exclusion from Medicare and Medicaid of health care providers convicted of kickbacks and overbilling.