Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Aetna Life Insurance Company
Current Parent Company: 
CVS Health
Penalty: 
$65,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
February 22, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

Fine levied for unreasonably denying claims for acupuncture treatment and denying acupuncture claims for certain conditions without reliable supporting information or evidence demonstrating that such treatment is not cost-effective or clinically effective for such conditions. RCW 48.30.010(7); WAC 2...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Washington
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Rhode Island
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
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