Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Leesburg Regional Medical Center
Penalty: 
$1,476,104
Year: 
2003
Date: 
March 17, 2003
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Leesburg Regional Medical Center paid the United States $1,476,104 to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act by upcoding a pneumonia diagnosis code.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Florida
Facility City: 
Leesburg
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Parent company note: 
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