Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Omnicare, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
CVS Health
Penalty: 
$114,547
Year: 
2009
Date: 
May 21, 2009
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Omnicare, Inc. agreed to pay $38,182 to the Delaware Medicaid program and a $76,365 penalty to the state's General Fund in settlement of allegations that the company violated state and federal law by switching the dosage strengths and forms of certain medications used by Medicaid patients.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Delaware Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Delaware
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.