Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
St.Vincent Hospital
Current Parent Company: 
Ascension Health
Penalty: 
$2,000,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
July 26, 2007
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

St.Vincent Hospital of Indianapolis agreed to pay the United States $2 million to settle alleged record keeping deficiencies regarding its receipt and storage of controlled substances at its clinic pharmacy.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Drug Enforcement Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Indiana
Facility City: 
Indianapolis
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Missouri
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Source of Data: 

"Hospital's Failure to Keep Proper Records Results in $2 Million Civil Fine," US Fed News, July 26, 2007 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
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