Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
John D. Archbold Memorial Hospital Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Archbold Medical Center
Penalty: 
$13,900,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
December 22, 2010
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

John D. Archbold Memorial Hospital Inc. paid the United States a total of $13.9 million to settle allegations that the hospital submitted false claims to the state of Georgia's Medicaid program. The settlement resolved allegations that between November 2002 and July 2008 the hospital made false representations to the Georgia Department of Community Health that it was a public hospital for Medicaid purposes in order to increase the amount of Medicaid funds it received.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Georgia
Facility City: 
Thomasville
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
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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