Children's Hospital to Pay $12.9 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations
Children's Hospital, Children's National Medical Center Inc. and its affiliated entities (collectively CNMC) have agreed to pay $12.9 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by submitting false cost reports and other applications to the components and contractors of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as well as to Virginia and District of Columbia Medicaid programs, the Department of Justice announced today. CNMC is based in Washington, D.C., and provides pediatric care throughout the metropolitan region.
- Date:June 15, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Department of Justice
- Criminal and Civil Actions