Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Yavapai Regional Medical Center
Penalty: 
$5,850,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 4, 2016
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Yavapai Regional Medical Center, an Arizona not-for-profit community health system, agreed to pay the United States $5.85 million to resolve claims that it violated the False Claims Act by misreporting data about the hours worked by its employees on its annual cost reports, which improperly inflated the amount of money it received from the Medicare program.

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