Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Avenue Homecare Services, Inc.
Penalty: 
$8,305,300
Year: 
2019
Date: 
April 30, 2019
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Amigos Homecare, LLC agreed to pay $2,130,000 and Avenue Homecare Services, Inc. agreed to pay $8,305,300 to resolve allegations that they submitted false claims to Medicaid for home health services that had not been appropriately authorized by a physician.

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