Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
21st Century Oncology
Current Parent Company: 
21st Century Oncology
Penalty: 
$26,000,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 12, 2017
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

21st Century Oncology Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries and affiliates agreed to pay $26 million to the government to resolve a self-disclosure relating to the submission of false attestations regarding the company's use of electronic health records software and separate allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by submitting, or causing the submission of, claims for certain services provided pursuant to referrals from physicians with whom they had improper financial relationships.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Florida
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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