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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…

Discrimination Against Transgender Enrollees

The California Department of Managed Health Care issued Health Net an administrative penalty of $200,000 for violating antidiscrimination laws by denying coverage for services related to gender reassignment. The agency found that Health Net and its medical groups between 2013 and 2015 denied coverage to seven enrollees who sought services including testosterone injections, gender reassignment surgery, bilateral mastectomy, and facial feminization surgery.

Misconduct Type
Consumer Affairs
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Administrative
Disposition
Fine
Date of Letter of Agreement
7/24/2017
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Health Net, Inc. $200,000
Further Information Released
Letter of Agreement 7/24/2017

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database