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Adventist Health-owned hospital settles referral violation for $734,096
Sacramento Business Journal

San Joaquin Community Hospital, an affiliate of Roseville-based Adventist Health, has paid $734,096 to settle technical violations of federal physician self-referral law, U.S. Attorney Benjamin Wagner announced Thursday. The violations occurred at the Bakersfield hospital between 2006 and 2009. Once discovered by the hospital, they were reported to the feds and corrected, hospital spokesman Jarrod McNaughton said.