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November 13, 2019

Posted  November 13, 2019

The Louisiana Department of Health, which manages Louisiana’s Medicaid program, will pay $13.42 million to the federal government to resolve allegations that the state submitted false claims for federal share reimbursement of state Medicaid expenditures for long-term nursing care and hospice care.  The federal government alleged that in anticipation of a reduction in federal payments for such services, the state agency directed its healthcare contractor, Molina Medical Solutions, to pre-bill for nursing home and hospice services in order to receive funds at the existing higher rates.   DOJ

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