Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Holy Cross Hospital
Current Parent Company: 
Trinity Health
Penalty: 
$2,830,208
Year: 
2001
Date: 
June 1, 2001
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Seven hospitals located around the country agreed to pay the United States a total of $5,476,637 to settle claims that they unlawfully charged federal health care programs for surgical procedures using unapproved experimental cardiac devices.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Florida
Facility City: 
Ft. Lauderdale
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
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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