Two home health companies will pay over $10 million in settlements to resolve allegations that they improperly billed the state’s Medicaid program.

According to Attorney General Maura Healey’s office, Amigos Homecare LLC of Lawrence will pay $2.13 million, and Avenue Homecare Services Inc. in Dracut will pay $8.3 million. The AG’s office said both companies submitted claims to MassHealth for home health care services that hadn’t been properly authorized by a physician.

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