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American Family Care Inc. To Pay $1.2 Million to Settle Allegations of Inflated Medicare Claims

WASHINGTON - American Family Care Inc. has agreed to pay the government $1.2 million to resolve allegations under the False Claims Act that it knowingly submitted claims to Medicare for outpatient office visits that were billed at a higher rate than was appropriate, the Justice Department announced today. American Family Care is a network of walk-in medical clinics headquartered in Birmingham, Ala., with offices in Alabama, Tennessee and Georgia.


Action Details

  • Date:March 18, 2014
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions