Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Humana Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Humana
Penalty: 
$1,814,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
December 23, 2013
Offense Group: 
healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
HHS civil monetary penalties
Violation Description: 

Humana Inc. agreed to pay $1,814,000 for allegedly submitting prescription drug event date claims that included sales tax from Louisiana pharmacies even though Medicare Part D drugs were not taxable under Louisiana law as of July 1, 2006.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Health & Human Services Department Office of Inspector General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Kentucky
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
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Parent company note: 
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