Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Failure to Provide Accurate Benefit and Coverage Information to Medicare Advantage Enrollees

The Department of Health and Human Services’ Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) imposed a $25,710 civil penalty on Centene Corporation for failing to provide accurate benefit and coverage information to enrollees in the combined Contract Year 2013 Annual Notice of Change and Evidence of Coverage documents issued in May 2012. CMS determined that the failure was a “deficiency which directly adversely affected or had the substantial likelihood of adversely affecting these enrollees.”

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
Health and Human Services
Contracting Party
Health and Human Services
Court Type
Date of Fine
Contractors Involved Penalty
Centene Corporation $25,710
Further Information Released
CMS Letter 10/24/2013

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database