Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Children's Hospital and Children's National Medical Center Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Children's National Medical Center
Penalty: 
$12,900,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
June 15, 2015
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Children's Hospital, Children's National Medical Center Inc. and its affiliated entities agreed to pay $12.9 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by submitting false cost reports and other applications to the components and contractors of the Department of Health and Human Services, as well as to Virginia and District of Columbia Medicaid programs.

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