Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mariner Health Care Inc. and SavaSeniorCare Administrative Services LLC
Current Parent Company: 
National Senior Care Inc.
Penalty: 
$14,000,000
Year: 
2010
Date: 
February 26, 2010
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Atlanta-based Mariner Health Care Inc. and SavaSeniorCare Administrative Services LLC, as well as their principals, Leonard Grunstein, Murray Forman and Rubin Schron, agreed to pay the United States and several states $14 million .The settlement arose from allegations that the defendants solicited kickback payments from Omnicare in exchange for agreements by Mariner and Sava to continue using Omnicare's pharmacy services for 15 years.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Georgia
Facility City: 
Atlanta
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Georgia
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
nursing homes
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Parent company note: 
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