Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Oxford Health
Current Parent Company: 
UnitedHealth Group
Penalty: 
$665,000
Year: 
2012
Date: 
September 20, 2012
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Oxford Health was fined $665,000 for failing to explain coverage to health plan members and failing to tell them how to challenge claims denials.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
New York Department of Financial Services
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
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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