Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Orlando Regional Medical Center
Penalty: 
$390,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
February 21, 2003
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The United States reached settlements with five hospitals in Texas, Washington, Oregon and Florida to pay $4.9 million for the alleged billing of Medicare for medical procedures involving unapproved experimental cardiac devices in violation of the False Claims Act.

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