The Office of the Inspector General (“OIG”) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) has extended the deadline, to December 28, 2014, for comments to the non-binding criteria used by OIG in assessing whether to impose a permissive exclusion, which were first published in 1997.  See our previous blog post for information on the OIG’s initial solicitation for comments.

Please reach out to George BreenJonah Retzinger, or Marshall E. Jackson, Jr., for assistance with the preparation and submission of comments.