Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Penalty: 
$1,163,488
Year: 
2002
Date: 
May 1, 2002
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

University Medical Center of Southern Nevada, a Las Vegas hospital, agreed to pay the United States $1,163,488 to settle allegations that it submitted false diagnosis codes to Medicare.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Nevada
Facility City: 
Las Vegas
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