Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

U.S. ex rel. Forcier v. Computer Sciences Corp. et al. (Medicaid False Claims)

The federal government sued New York City and Computer Sciences Corporation for allegedly defrauding the Medicaid program of millions of dollars in improper payments by exploiting a computerized billing system designed by CSC. According to the government, from 2008 to 2012, the defendants took advantage of the system’s automatic default settings to alter diagnostic codes, enabling the city to improperly increase the amount and speed of reimbursements for services provided to infants and toddlers with developmental delays.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Health and Human Services
Court Type
Date of Complaint
Contractors Involved Penalty
Computer Sciences Corporation $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 10/27/2014

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database