Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pediatric Services of America Healthcare et al.
Penalty: 
$6,882,387
Year: 
2015
Date: 
August 3, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Pediatric Services of America Healthcare, Pediatric Services of America, Inc., Pediatric Healthcare, Inc., Pediatric Home Nursing Services and Portfolio Logic, LLC agreed to pay $6.88 million to resolve allegations that it (1) failed to disclose and return overpayments that it received from federal health care programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, (2) submitted claims under the Georgia Pediatric Program for home nursing care without documenting the requisite monthly supervisory visits by a registered nurse, and (3) submitted claims to federal health care programs that overstated the length of time their staff had provided services.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Northern District of Georgia
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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Parent company note: 
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