Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Midtown Imaging LLC
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
June 8, 2011
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Midtown Imaging LLC, a radiology clinic, and its former owners Midtown Imaging P.A. and PBC Medical Imaging agreed to pay $3 million to resolve allegations that the clinic violated the False Claims Act. The West Palm Beach clinic was alleged to have submitted false claims to Medicare during the period 2000 through 2008 by entering into certain leasing and professional services agreements with referring physicians and physician groups that violated the Anti-Kickback Statute and Stark Law.

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