Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
GAMBRO Healthcare
Current Parent Company: 
Baxter International
Penalty: 
$53,100,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
July 13, 2000
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

GAMBRO Healthcare, Inc. and its subsidiary GAMBRO Healthcare Laboratory Services Inc. agreed to pay $40 million to settle allegations of healthcare fraud. GAMBRO and another subsidiary, Dialysis Holdings Laboratory Services, Inc., also agreed to pay more than $13.1 million to settle similar allegations.

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: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
medical equipment and supplies
Specific Industry of Parent: 
medical supplies
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Parent company note: 
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