Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
DaVita Rx LLC
Current Parent Company: 
DaVita HealthCare Partners
Penalty: 
$3,200,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 14, 2017
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

DaVita agreed to pay $3.2 million to settle multistate litigation alleging False Claims Act violations relating to improper billing practices and unlawful financial inducements to federal healthcare program beneficiaries. This was part of a larger $63.7 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-davita-rx-llc

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Colorado
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.