On December 2, 2008 the Department of Central Management Services, the
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services and Office of
Inspector General confirmed a breach of security on a server containing
personally identifiable information of certain providers excluded and
individuals barred from providing services under the Medicaid program.
The incident was immediately referred to appropriate law enforcement
authorities who are continuing their investigation. Steps have been
taken to ensure that the personal information can no longer be accessed,
and other similar systems are being thoroughly checked for breaches of
Affected individuals are being notified and should call their local
police or sheriff's office if they notice suspicious activity on credit
reports. They can also file online complaints with the Illinois State
Police Internet Crimes Unit at: http://www.isp.state.il.us/icu.
The list was updated Friday, November 14, 2014.
All attempts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information.
The Department is not liable for any errors or omissions.
If a provider reviews the listing to avoid prohibited relationships,
as set forth in 89 Illinois Administrative Code, Section 140.16
(a)(8), and the person does not appear on the listing due
to omission by the Department, the Department will consider
such in enforcement of the Administrative Code.
89 Illinois Administrative Code, Section 140.16 (a)(8)
Such vendor knew or should have known that a person with
management responsibility for a vendor; an officer or
person owning (directly or indirectly) 5% or more of the
shares of stock or other evidences of ownership in a corporate
vendor; an investor in the vendor; a technical or other
advisor of the vendor; an owner of a sole proprietorship
which is a vendor; or a partner in a partnership which
is a vendor was previously terminated or barred from participation
in the Medical Assistance Program.
Healthcare and Family Services authority to
impose sanctions on individuals and entities is contained
in 305 ILCS 5/12-4.25 and Illinois Administrative Code Section
140.16. Also, individuals and entities voluntarily withdraw
from participation in the Medical Assistance Program. The
effect of a sanction or voluntary withdrawal is that no program
payment will be made for any items or services, including
administrative and management services. Program payment will
not be made to any entity in which a listed individual is
serving as an employee, administrator, operator or in any
other capacity for any services, including administrative
and management services furnished, ordered or prescribed on
or after the effective date of the sanction or voluntary withdrawal.
Also, no payment may be made to any business or facility that
submits bills for payment of items or services provided by
such an individual or entity.
We advise that you do not take any action on a provider until
you have verified their status with the HFS/OIG. Inquiries
should be directed to the firstname.lastname@example.org.
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