Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Memorial Health Services
Penalty: 
$18,919,607
Year: 
2020
Date: 
November 2, 2020
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The California Attorney General announced a settlement with Memorial Health Services that was reached after the health system self-disclosed that it overcharged Medi-Cal for a period of three years. From December 2016 to May 2019, Memorial Health submitted claims to Medi-Cal for outpatient prescription drug reimbursements that were higher than the actual cost the company paid for the drugs. Of the total $31,532,679 settlement, 40 percent, or $12,613,071.60 will go to the federal government and 60 percent, or $18,919,607, will go to California.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
California Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.