Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Beth Israel Lahey Health
Penalty: 
$190,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
February 12, 2015
Offense Group: 
employment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
employment discrimination
Violation Description: 

Lahey Clinic Hospital, Inc. was required to pay $190,000 to resolve allegations of systemic pay discrimination at its medical center in Burlington, Massachusetts. A compliance review by the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs found that Lahey Clinic discriminated against 38 female housekeepers by paying the women 70 cents less per hour than their male counterparts.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
Facility City: 
Burlington
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Massachusetts
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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