Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Laboratory Corporation of America
Current Parent Company: 
Laboratory Corp. of America
Penalty: 
$1,523,205
Year: 
2001
Date: 
September 5, 2001
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Agreed to pay $20,000 in costs and $1,503,205 in restitution over allegations of overcharging the Kentucky Medicaid for lab tests.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Kentucky Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
North Carolina
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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