Health Plan Forks Over $322M To End Calif. Medicaid Probe

Law360, New York (August 23, 2012, 9:59 PM EDT) -- Long Beach, Calif.-based SCAN Health Plan has paid $322 million to settle a U.S. Department of Justice investigation into overpayments by California's Medicaid program for patients' long-term care and a whistleblower lawsuit alleging the company received inflated Medicare payments.

The DOJ said that on Aug. 10, SCAN paid $129.4 million to the federal government and $190.5 million to the state of California to end an investigation that found the state's Medicaid program Medi-Cal paid SCAN rates for long-term care that were over the legal limit set...
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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America et al v. Scan Health Plan et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


John F. Walter

Date Filed

July 13, 2009


Government Agencies

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