Articles Posted in Sleep Centers

On October 4, 2010, the OIG released its Work Plan for the FY of 2011. Throughout the week, we will be posting on various aspects of the Work Plan pertinent to our clients and our readers in the following areas: • Hospitals • Home Health Agencies • Hospices • Evaluation and Management Services • Imaging […]

On September 8, 2010, the OIG released Advisory Opinion 10-14 regarding an arrangement in which a sleep lab management company (the “Requestor”) provides a Hospital sleep lab with all of the equipment, technology, supplies, and staff necessary to operate a sleep testing laboratory. No physicians have any ownership interest in Requestor and Requestor does not […]

Sleep Solutions, Inc. (“Sleep Solutions”)–a Maryland diagnostic service provider of in-home sleep tests–settled with the United States for $500,000 to settle claims that it violated the False Claims Act by submitting false claims to TRICARE and the Federal Employees Health Benefit Program. The United States contends that from February 2003 through December 2009, Sleep Solutions […]