Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Emergency Physicians Medical Group, P.C.
Penalty: 
$2,350,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
September 5, 2000
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Four emergency physician groups agreed to pay the United States and various states a total of more than $2.6 million to settle allegations that the groups received overpayments based on false claims submitted by their billing company.

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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