Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rush University Medical Center
Current Parent Company: 
Rush University Medical Center
Penalty: 
$1,547,200
Year: 
2010
Date: 
March 9, 2010
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Rush University Medical Center agreed to pay $1,547,200 plus interest to resolve allegations that it false claims to Medicare during the period 2000 through 2007 by entering into certain leasing arrangements for office space with two individual physicians and three physician practice groups that violated the Stark Law.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Illinois
Facility City: 
Chicago
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Illinois
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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