Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
RightCHOICE Managed Care, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Anthem
Penalty: 
$975,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
January 31, 2007
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

RightCHOICE Managed Care, Inc. agreed to pay the United States $975,000 to settle allegations that it violated the False Claims Act in connection with providing health care benefits to federal employees and their dependents in the state of Missouri. The settlement resolved allegations that RightCHOICE overcharged the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, which is administered by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Missouri
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Indiana
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
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Parent company note: 
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