Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dynasplint Systems Inc.
Penalty: 
$10,300,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
December 18, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Maryland-based splint supplier Dynasplint Systems Inc., and its founder and president, George Hepburn, agreed to pay approximately $10.3 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by improperly billing Medicare for splints provided to patients in skilled nursing facilities.

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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