Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Penalty: 
$2,300,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
February 12, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center agreed to pay the United States $2.3 million to settle allegations that it overbilled Medicare, Medicaid and TRICARE - the military's health care program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
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