Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
UHS, Inc. and UHS of Delaware, Inc, and HRI Clinics, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Universal Health Services Inc.
Penalty: 
$10,000,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
July 13, 2020
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

UHS and subsidiaries agreed to pay $10 million in settlement of allegations the companies caused false claims to be made for unsuitable Medicaid services provided at psychiatric and behavioral health facilities. This settlement was for two cases separate from a multistate and federal case.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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