Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
King's Daughters Medical Center
Current Parent Company: 
Ashland Hospital Corp.
Penalty: 
$1,018,380
Year: 
2014
Date: 
May 28, 2014
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

King's Daughters Medical Center agreed to pay $40.9 million in settlement of allegations it falsely billed federal health care programs for heart procedures performed on patients who did not need them.The state's share of recovered Medicaid funds was $1,018,380. The settlement was also announced by the Justice Department; see the Violation Tracker entry at https://violationtracker.goodjobsfirst.org/violation-tracker/ky-kings-da...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Kentucky Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
Facility City: 
Ashland
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Kentucky
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.