Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Covenant Medical Center
Current Parent Company: 
MercyOne
Penalty: 
$4,500,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
August 25, 2009
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo, Iowa agreed to pay the United States $4.5 million to resolve allegations that it violated the False Claims Act.

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