Florida State U. Told to Repay $3-Million in Bad Billings

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has recommended that Florida State University repay the government about $3-million in overcharged billing claims related to grants and awards, says a report released on Tuesday by the department’s inspector general. The report says the university “did not provide adequate oversight to ensure consistent compliance with federal regulations.” Florida State took issue with the inspector general’s methodology, and the report says the university’s objections resulted in a reduction in the original recommendation of $5.8-million in repayment.

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