Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
American HomePatient, Inc.
Penalty: 
$7,000,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
July 9, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

American HomePatient, Inc. and its affiliate, American HomePatient Delaware, agreed to pay the United States $7 million to settle allegations that it submitted claims for payment based on inadequate supporting documentation or stemming from illegal patient referrals to several federal programs.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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