March 13, 2020

AseraCare Settles FCA Lawsuit for $1 Million

On February 27, AseraCare announced it reached a settlement with the DOJ for a lawsuit brought initially in 2008 based on FCA violations. The lawsuit originally claimed AseraCare illegally overbilled federal healthcare programs for over $200 million. The settlement agreement includes AseraCare's payment of $1 million to the federal government, but no corporate integrity agreement.