Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Omni Home Care
Penalty: 
$1,970,000
Year: 
2009
Date: 
October 20, 2009
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Omni Home Care, a home health care agency in Evansville, Ind., and its parent corporation, Omni Home Health, agreed to pay the United States $1.97 million to settle claims that it violated the False Claims Act between 2006 and 2008 by failing to obtain certain required physician approvals before submitting bills for home health services to Medicare.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Indiana
Facility City: 
Evansville
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.