HHS-OIG Proposes Significant Amendments to Exclusion and Civil Monetary Penalties Regulations
In the span of three days, the Office of Inspector General for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (OIG) published two proposed rules in the Federal Register that substantially modify OIG’s exclusion and Civil Monetary Penalty (CMP) authorities. Below we summarize the major provisions of each proposed rule.
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