Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
PharmaHealth Long Term Care Inc., PharmaHealth Specialty Long Term Care Inc., and PharmaHealth Hawthorne
Penalty: 
$340,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
August 21, 2018
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

PharmaHealth agreed to pay $340,000 in settlement of allegations it improperly billed Medicaid when it automatically refilled prescriptions that were not specifically requested by the patient, violating Medicaid regulations.

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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