Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Guardian Hospice of Georgia LLC, Guardian Home Care Holdings Inc. and AccentCare Inc.
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
October 2, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Guardian Hospice of Georgia LLC, Guardian Home Care Holdings Inc. and AccentCare Inc. agreed to pay $3 million to resolve allegations that Guardian knowingly submitted false claims to the Medicare program for hospice patients who were not terminally ill.

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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