Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Mayo Clinic
Current Parent Company: 
Mayo Clinic
Penalty: 
$1,260,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
August 2, 2012
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The Mayo Clinic and three related Mayo entities agreed to a $1.26-million settlement in a federal government lawsuit alleging that Mayo submitted false claims for programs such as Medicare and Medicaid for surgical pathology services Mayo did not provide.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of Minnesota
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Minnesota
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
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