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Audit: Essentia Health overbilled Medicare

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DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Essentia Health of Duluth says it's refunded more than $865,000 in Medicare overpayments.

An audit by the federal Office of Inspector General found Essentia overbilled Medicare by that amount. The audit reviewed $1.2 million in Medicare payments to the health care provider.


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