Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Morton Plant Mease Health Care Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Trinity Health
Penalty: 
$10,169,114
Year: 
2012
Date: 
November 20, 2012
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Morton Plant Mease Health Care Inc. and its affiliated hospitals agreed to pay $10,169,114 to the federal government to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by submitting false claims for services rendered to Medicare patients.

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: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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Parent company note: 
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