Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Centra Health, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Centra Health
Penalty: 
$137,864
Year: 
2016
Date: 
October 27, 2016
Offense Group: 
healthcare-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
HHS civil monetary penalties
Violation Description: 

On October 27, 2016, Centra Health, Inc. (Centra), entered into a $137,864.68 settlement agreement with OIG. The settlement agreement resolved allegations that Centra submitted claims to Medicare for emergency ambulance transportation to destinations such as skilled nursing facilities and patient residences that should have been billed at the lower non-emergency rate.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Health & Human Services Department Office of Inspector General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Virginia
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Virginia
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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