Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Americare Certified Special Services, Inc.
Penalty: 
$7,000,000
Year: 
2005
Date: 
November 21, 2005
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Americare Certified Special Services, Inc., a Brooklyn based certified home health agency, agreed to pay $7 million as part of a resolution of an investigation as to whether it had improperly billed Medicaid for services rendered to residents in adult homes.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
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Parent company note: 
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