Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pediatrix Medical Group
Penalty: 
$25,078,918
Year: 
2006
Date: 
September 21, 2006
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Pediatrix Medical Group, Inc., a network of affiliated physician groups providing medical services in various hospital neonatal intensive care units in 32 states and Puerto Rico, agreed to pay $25,078,918 to settle allegations under the False Claims Act that Pediatrix improperly billed Medicaid, TRICARE, and the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

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