Excluded Individuals

Skilled nursing company pays $142k to settle allegations of prohibited-employee use


Southwest Trinity Management has agreed to a $142,000 settlement to resolve allegations that a skilled nursing facility it owns and manages employed a nurse who was excluded from participating in any federal healthcare program.

OIG issues new guidance for nursing homes on hiring people excluded from Medicare and Medicaid


Nursing homes can now refer to newly updated government guidelines on hiring or contracting with people excluded from participating in federal health programs.