Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Touro Infirmary
Current Parent Company: 
LCMC Health
Penalty: 
$1,750,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
April 17, 2008
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Secondary Offense: 
kickbacks and bribery
Violation Description: 

Touro Infirmary, a New Orleans Hospital, agreed to pay the United States $1.75 million to settle allegations that it submitted false claims to the Medicare program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Louisiana
Facility City: 
New Orleans
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Louisiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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Parent company note: 
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