Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:October 30, 2015
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
The Department of Justice reached 70 settlements involving 457 hospitals in 43 states for more than $250 million related to cardiac devices that were implanted in Medicare patients in violation of Medicare coverage requirements.
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:Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent:non-profit
Major Industry of Parent:healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent:healthcare services
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