Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates P.A.
Penalty: 
$12,000,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
March 23, 2010
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Dr. Todd J. Scarbrough and Melbourne Internal Medicine Associates P.A. agreed to pay the United States $12 million to settle claims that they violated the False Claims Act by submitting false claims to Medicare and the military's health care program, TRICARE.

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