Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Best Care Home Health Services
Penalty: 
$690,000
Year: 
2013
Date: 
July 26, 2013
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Best Care Home Health Services ordered by an arbitrator to pay the Hennepin County Metropolitan Health Plan approximately $690,000 in a ruling of allegations by both sides that they were in breach of contracts for blood tests. The arbitrator ruled that Best Care had defrauded MHP by billing for blood draws that were not performed

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Hennepin County (MN) County Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
verdict
Facility State: 
Minnesota
Facility County: 
Hennepin
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Parent company note: 
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