Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Penalty: 
$1,900,000
Year: 
2001
Date: 
August 10, 2001
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Kansas
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kansas
Source of Data: 

Blue Cross fined for claims; Insurer to exit Medicare HMO business as part of settlement with government, Kansas City Star, August 10, 2001 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.