Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Dyersburg Hospital Company, LLC
Current Parent Company: 
Community Health Systems
Penalty: 
$45,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
December 6, 2017
Offense Group: 
healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
HHS civil monetary penalties
Violation Description: 

Dyersburg Hospital Company, LLC d/b/a Dyersburg Regional Medical Center entered into a $45,000 settlement agreement with OIG resolving allegations that it violated the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act when it failed to provide an appropriate medical screening examination and stabilizing treatment to a patient who presented to its Emergency Department.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Health & Human Services Department Office of Inspector General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Tennessee
Facility City: 
Dyersburg
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Tennessee
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.