Whistleblowers Rewards under the False Claims Act in Fiscal Year 2014

The amount awarded to whistleblowers under the False Claims Act in Fiscal Year 2014. The information was primarily gathered from Department of Justice Press Releases. The payout to the JPMorgan Chase whistleblower was not identified in the DOJ press release but was prominently covered by the media.

October 2013

Boston Scientific and Guidant – $2.25 million

November 2013

Ensign Group – undisclosed

FreshPoint – $798,000

Basco – undisclosed

AT&T – $525,000

HOTCI – undisclosed

J&J – $167.7 million

December 2013

Abbott Laboratories – $1 Million

Genzyme – undisclosed

Dr. Elie H. Korban – undisclosed

CVS Caremark – $505,000

January 2014

Saint Joseph Health System – $2.46 Million

Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics & Appalachian Orthopaedic Clinics – $323,000

General Electric Hitachi – undisclosed

RehabCare Group – $5.7 Million

Michael Barr (HealthEssentials Solutions) – $153,000

Carefusion – $3.26 Million

February 2014

Diagnostic Imaging Group – $2.77 Million

Endo Pharmaceuticals – undisclosed

EndoGastric Solutions – $945,000

Vector Planning and Services – $1.28 Million

MPRI – $576,000

Sanborn – undisclosed

JPMorgan Chase – $63.9 Million

March 2014

American Family Care – undisclosed

Halifax Hospital – $20.8 Millon

Sea Star Line and Horizon Lines – $512,000

April 2014

Amedisys Home Health – $26 million

CRC Health – $1.5 Million

Astellas Pharma – $708,000

Hope Cancer Institute – undisclosed

Frazier Masonry et. al. – $393,000

May 2014

Baptist Health – $424,000