Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Catholic Healthcare West
Date:August 9, 2001
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Catholic Healthcare West agreed to pay the United States $10,750,000 to settle claims that four of its hospitals improperly charged federal health care programs for surgical procedures using unapproved experimental cardiac devices.
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:Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent:non-profit
Major Industry of Parent:healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent:healthcare services
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