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2014-04-08 23:26:40

In response to the Office of Inspector General's (OIG) new guidelines where it is suggested that hospitals and other medical facilities, as well as recruiting and staffing agencies monitor the LEIE on a monthly basis, Corra Group is providing several new monitoring programs. El Segundo, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Corra Group has added monthly monitoring of healthcare sanctions background checks to its healthcare employment screening program. The monthly monitoring system helps keep...

2014-02-27 16:27:26

March 30 to April 2, 2014, San Diego, California MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the heels of the U.S. Government's announcement of record-breaking recoveries returned to the Medicare Trust Funds and U.S. Treasury, the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) announced today four additional speakers from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General have been added to the 18th Annual Compliance Institute agenda....

2014-02-20 08:32:22

Medicine Access & Compliance Coalition Developing Private-Based Initiatives to Correct Drug Pricing Program's Irregularities WASHINGTON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Medicine Access & Compliance Coalition (MACC), a 340B drug pricing reform group, has offered concrete solutions to address concerns and a lack of transparency cited in the recent Office of Inspector General (OIG) Report. The 340B program gives safety net hospitals and clinics, known as covered...

2014-01-13 16:25:45

March 30 - April 2, 2014, Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego, CA MINNEAPOLIS, Jan.13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Key federal, state, and local government officials will outline their expectations for health care compliance at the 2014 Compliance Institute on March 30 through April 2, 2014 in San Diego. Among the officials attending and addressing conference attendees are Health and Human Services Inspector General Daniel Levinson and Chief Counsel to the Inspector General Gregory Demske,...

2013-12-11 16:20:20

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today called on NASA to evict a fleet of planes owned by Google's billionaire top executives from Ames Research Center after an audit by the agency's Inspector General found they received an unwarranted discount worth up to $5.3 million on jet fuel purchased from the government. Two years ago Consumer Watchdog described the deal that allowed H211, a company owned by top Google executives, to base a fleet...

2013-11-15 12:27:45

RESTON, Va., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Link Solutions, Inc. (LSi), a rapidly growing provider of high-end solutions to the federal government, announced today that it was awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar contract by the U.S. Department of State, Office of the Inspector General (OIG) to provide information technology (IT) support services. LSi will provide a variety of IT support services to include: Service Desk and Network Operations Services. "LSi is proud to...

2013-09-16 23:25:08

Comprehensive Background Check Program for Health & Medical Providers. The Fraud and Abuse Control Information System (FACIS®) is a current and historical database of sanctions, exclusions, debarment and disciplinary actions for all provider types at federal and state levels. Cleveland, Ohio (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 SafeGuard Background Screening, a leading provider of employment screening and drug testing services today announced the launch of a comprehensive background check...

2013-09-04 08:32:23

-- Accuracy rate of mail order prescriptions: 99.997 percent ST. LOUIS, Sept. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Working with Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX), the Department of Defense (DoD) TRICAREĀ® mail order pharmacy program cost the government and beneficiaries less money than retail pharmacies and is a safe, effective way to deliver prescription drugs, a new DoD Inspector General audit has found. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080827/EXPRESSSCRIPTSLOGO) At the request of...

2013-08-29 16:25:56

WASHINGTON, Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Office of Inspector General (OIG) for Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) announced that Jesus Armando Bustillos, from Namiquipa, Chihuahua, Mexico, was sentenced to two-years' probation for his role in a scheme to defraud Ex-Im Bank of approximately $1,209,000. Judge Kathleen Cardone, U.S. District Court in El Paso, TX, also ordered Bustillos to pay $571,002 in restitution and $1,399,029 in forfeiture....

2013-08-12 12:25:13

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General recently relocated its Northeast Region Office into a facility currently housed by the Department of Public Welfare's Luzerne County Assistance Office, 205 S. Washington St., Wilkes-Barre. The relocation will save the state approximately $55,000 per year in leasing and administrative costs. "We are committed to finding efficiencies in state government and being responsible with our...