Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lifeline Health Care of Southwest Florida, Inc.
Penalty: 
$3,100,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
October 26, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Lifeline Health Care of Southwest Florida, Inc. of Fort Myers, Florida and its parent company agreed to pay the United States more than $3,100,000 to settle allegations that Lifeline overbilled Medicare and the military health care programs, TRICARE/CHAMPUS.

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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