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Friday, March 30, 2012

Feds Settle $6.85 Million in Medicaid Fraud in Child Welfare

Feds Settle $6.85 Million in Medicaid Fraud in Child Welfare

Wake up people. The fraud is rampant. The children are harmed.

"Residential Youth Treatment Facility for Medicaid Recipients in Marion, Virginia Agrees to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations.

Will Pay $6.85 Million to Settle Allegations of Providing Substandard Adolescent Psychiatric Services Universal Health Services Inc.
(UHS) and two subsidiaries have reached a settlement in a False Claims Act lawsuit with the United States and the Commonwealth of Virginia, the Justice Department announced today. Under the settlement, UHS and its subsidiaries, Keystone Education and Youth Services LLC and Keystone Marion LLC, which did business as the Keystone Marion Youth Center, a residential facility in Marion, Va., agreed to pay $6.85 million to the United States and the commonwealth to settle allegations that they provided substandard psychiatric counseling and treatment to adolescents in violation of Medicaid requirements, falsified records and submitted false claims to the Medicaid program. UHS closed the Marion facility earlier this year."

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