Medicaid Fraud

COLORADO | AG Coffman Charges Speech Pathologist, Tara Leigh Rose for Allegedly Stealing Over $1M from Medicaid

DENVER- Colorado Attorney General Cynthia H. Coffman today announced the filing of charges against licensed Speech Language Pathologist Tara Leigh Rose, owner of Beyond Words, LLC.  Rose was charged with six counts of felony theft and six counts of felony computer crime after allegedly fraudulently billing Medicaid for over $1.2 million. “The Medicaid program provides … Continue reading COLORADO | AG Coffman Charges Speech Pathologist, Tara Leigh Rose for Allegedly Stealing Over $1M from Medicaid

South Carolina News: AG Alan Wilson announces recovery of $65,000 stolen from taxpayers by Medicaid fraud

COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announces that his Medicaid Recipient Fraud division has recovered just under $65,000 in Medicaid benefits from a recipient in Aiken County who fraudulently got those benefits.  This was not a conviction in court so we cannot name the recipient, due to privacy restrictions. The recipient got … Continue reading South Carolina News: AG Alan Wilson announces recovery of $65,000 stolen from taxpayers by Medicaid fraud

Kansas News: Crawford County sisters, Amanda Forbes & Melissa Forbes ordered to repay $3,000 for Medicaid Fraud

PITTSBURG, KS – A pair of Crawford County sisters were ordered yesterday to repay more than $3,000 to the Kansas Medicaid program after being found guilty of Medicaid Fraud-related charges, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said. Amanda Forbes, 43, and Melissa Forbes, 47, of Pittsburg, each pleaded no contest in March to one felony count … Continue reading Kansas News: Crawford County sisters, Amanda Forbes & Melissa Forbes ordered to repay $3,000 for Medicaid Fraud

AG Hawley Announces Medicaid Fraud Recoveries of More Than $2.6 Million Dollars

Jefferson City, Mo. September 13, 2017 (STL.NEWS)– Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley today announced that in the first six months of 2017, his office has recovered over $2.6 million in fraudulent Medicaid payments. In partnership with other State Attorneys General, the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units, and the United States Attorney’s Office, Hawley … Continue reading AG Hawley Announces Medicaid Fraud Recoveries of More Than $2.6 Million Dollars

Medicaid Fraud; AG Hawley Announces Mount Vernon Dentist Charged with Defrauding Medicaid

Jefferson City, MO August 23, 2017 (STL.NEWS) — Medicaid Fraud; Attorney General Joshua Hawley today announced that his office, along with Lawrence County Prosecutor Don Trotter, has filed criminal charges against Dr. Thomas Alms, DDS. The complaint charges that Dr. Alms of Mount Vernon, Missouri, committed three felony counts of Medicaid Fraud, and one felony … Continue reading Medicaid Fraud; AG Hawley Announces Mount Vernon Dentist Charged with Defrauding Medicaid

Sentencing of Christina and Donald Halter Announced by AG Hawley

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/June 5, 2017 (STL.News) Sentencing – In a case jointly prosecuted by the office of Attorney General Josh Hawley and St. Francois County Prosecuting Attorney Jerrod Mahurin, St. Francois County Circuit Court Judge Sandra Martinez has sentenced Christina Halter, 52, and her husband, Donald Halter, 56, to 82 years and 60 years, respectively, … Continue reading Sentencing of Christina and Donald Halter Announced by AG Hawley