Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Beverly Enterprises
Current Parent Company: 
Fillmore Capital Partners
Penalty: 
$170,000,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
February 3, 2000
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Beverly Enterprises Inc., the nation's largest operator of nursing homes, agreed to pay $170 million to settle allegations that it defrauded Medicare by fabricating records to make it appear that nurses were devoting much more time to Medicare patients than they actually were.

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: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
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Parent company note: 
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