Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:June 1, 2001
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
Seven hospitals located around the country agreed to pay the United States a total of $5,476,637 to settle claims that they unlawfully charged federal health care programs for surgical procedures using unapproved experimental cardiac devices.
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:Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent:healthcare services
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