Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Doctors Care, PA and UCI Medical Affiliates of South Carolina, Inc.
Penalty: 
$22,500,000
Year: 
2021
Date: 
April 8, 2021
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

The case began with a whistleblower complaint alleging that Doctors Care, UCI, and UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. (a related holding company), falsely certified that certain urgent care visits were performed by providers who were credentialed to bill Medicaid, Medicare, and TRICARE for medical services. Whereas, the services were performed by non-credentialed providers, according to the complaint.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-District of South Carolina
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
South Carolina
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.