Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Advanced Orthopedic Services, Inc.
Penalty: 
$35,067
Year: 
2005
Date: 
February 7, 2005
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Fifteen members of the Massachusetts orthopedic footwear industry agreed to pay a total of $526,000 in settlement of allegations billing deficiencies resulted in Medicaid overpayments. The announcement did not indicate how much each company would pay. Here we assume the total was divided equally among them.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
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Parent company note: 
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