Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Health Diagnostics Laboratory Inc.
Penalty: 
$47,000,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
April 9, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Cardiovascular testing disease laboratories Health Diagnostics Laboratory Inc. of Richmond, Virginia, and Singulex Inc., of Alameda, California, agreed to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by paying remuneration to physicians in exchange for patient referrals and billing federal health care programs for medically unnecessary testing.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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