Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Reno Orthopaedic Clinic
Current Parent Company: 
Reno Orthopaedic Clinic
Penalty: 
$602,335
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 3, 2016
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Three orthopedic clinics agreed to pay a combined $2.39 million to resolve federal and state False Claims Act allegations that they knowingly billed federal and state health care programs for reimported osteoarthritis medications known as viscosupplements.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Eastern District of California
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
California
Facility City: 
Reno
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Nevada
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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