Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Emeritus Corporation, dba Emeritus Senior Living
Current Parent Company: 
Brookdale Senior Living
Penalty: 
$391,600
Year: 
2016
Date: 
November 21, 2016
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Emeritus, an operator of assisted living facilities now owned by Brookdale Senior Living, agreed to pay $391,600 to 18 states for failing to return overpayments it received from Medicaid services. This was part of a larger $979,000 settlement involving the federal government.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
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.