Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Anwar Eye Center, Inc.
Penalty: 
$240,000
Year: 
2000
Date: 
August 14, 2000
Offense Group: 
government-contracting-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Anwar Eye Center, Inc., an ambulatory surgical center specializing in cataract removal surgery and lens implants, agreed to pay $240,000 to the United States and the State of West Virginia to settle allegations that the center submitted false claims to Medicare, Medicaid and the Department of Defense TRICARE Program.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department Civil Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
West Virginia
Facility City: 
Moundsville
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.