Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kaleida Health
Current Parent Company: 
Kaleida Health
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
November 18, 2019
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Kaleida Health, the largest not-for-profit health care provider in Western New York, agreed to pay $500,000 to resolve an investigation into the death of a 16-month-old pediatric resident in 2015, as well as the previous arrests of 17 caregivers in 2014, who were subsequently convicted of neglect of a resident with Huntington's disease at the HighPointe on Michigan Health Care Facility in Buffalo.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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Parent company note: 
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