Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Christus Health
Current Parent Company: 
CHRISTUS Health
Penalty: 
$1,360,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
May 7, 2003
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Three San Antonio, Texas affiliates of Christus Health of Houston paid the United States $1.36 million to settle claims that they defrauded Medicare and Medicaid from 1997 through 2000.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
Facility City: 
San Antonio
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Texas
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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