Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Medicaid Dental Center
Penalty: 
$10,050,000
Year: 
2008
Date: 
April 9, 2008
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Medicaid Dental Center, a privately-owned chain of dental clinics in North Carolina previously known as Smile Starters and Carolina Dental Center, agreed to resolve False Claims Act allegations by paying $10,050,000.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
North Carolina
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.