Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Patient Access Network Foundation
Penalty: 
$4,000,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
October 25, 2019
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Two foundations, Chronic Disease Fund, Inc. dba Good Days from CDF and Patient Access Network Foundation agreed to pay $2 million and $4 million, respectively, to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by enabling pharmaceutical companies to pay kickbacks to Medicare patients taking the companies' drugs.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Massachusetts
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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