Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Massachusetts General Hospital
Current Parent Company: 
Mass General Brigham
Penalty: 
$2,300,000
Year: 
2015
Date: 
September 28, 2015
Offense Group: 
healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

Massachusetts General Hospital agreed to pay the United States $2.3 million to resolve allegations that lax controls enabled employees to divert controlled substances for personal use.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Massachusetts
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
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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Parent company note: 
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