Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:West Jefferson Medical Center
Date:October 17, 2008
Offense Group:government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense:False Claims Act and related
West Jefferson Medical Center agreed to pay the United States and the State of Louisiana $3.3 million to resolve allegations that the hospital overcharged the Medicaid program.
Level of Government:federal
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
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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