Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Tenet Healthcare
Penalty: 
$820,000
Year: 
2002
Date: 
June 18, 2002
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

More than 100 hospitals currently or formerly operated by Tenet Healthcare Corporation agreed to pay $820,000 to settle multistate litigation alleging they overcharged government health care programs in connection with laboratory services. This was part of a larger $17 million settlement involving the federal government; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/-tenet-heal...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.