Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Of Washington Options Inc
Current Parent Company: 
Kaiser Permanente
Penalty: 
$50,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
October 2, 2018
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

$50,000 fine for mailing a letter to Commercial Plan members using the incorrect legal name of the carrier and causing Commercial Plan members to incorrectly believe their coverage had changed, mailing ID cards to members that refer to "Connect/Alliant Plus" network, and having one (1) online provid...

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: 
California
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
non-profit
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.