Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Banner Health
Current Parent Company: 
Banner Health
Penalty: 
$6,100,000
Year: 
2004
Date: 
June 28, 2004
Primary Offense: 
False Claims Act and related
Violation Description: 

Banner Health agreed to pay the United States $6.1 million to settle allegations that the company submitted false claims to Medicare to obtain reimbursement for home health care visits by its Wyoming facilities that were either not reasonable or not necessary.

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