Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Providence Hospital
Current Parent Company: 
Ascension Health
Penalty: 
$381,713
Year: 
2009
Date: 
September 29, 2009
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Six hospitals in Indiana and Alabama have agreed to pay the United States more than $8 million to settle allegations that the health care facilities submitted false claims to Medicare.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Alabama
Facility City: 
Mobile
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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