Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
Current Parent Company: 
Trinity Health
Penalty: 
$3,200,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 1, 2016
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center agreed to pay $3.2 million to resolve allegations that it violated the federal and New York False Claims Acts by presenting false claims for payment to the state Medicaid program for mental health services rendered by unqualified staff.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Northern District of New York
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
New York
Facility City: 
Syracuse
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
hospitals
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Parent company note: 
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