Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Saint Joseph London Hospital
Penalty: 
$365,851
Year: 
2014
Date: 
January 28, 2014
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Saint Joseph London Hospital agreed to pay $16.5 million to the state and federal governments to settle allegations it submitted false claims to Medicaid for unecessary heart procedures and that it entered into improper agreements to induce doctors at the Cumberland Clinic to refer patients to Saint Joseph. The state's share of the recovered Medicaid funds was approximately $365,851.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Kentucky Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Kentucky
Facility City: 
London
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