Attorney General Bondi's Office Arrests Unlicensed Mental Health Counselor for Medicaid Fraud
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit arrested Palm Beach County man Richard Robert Day, 70, following allegations that he practiced mental health counseling without a valid license and defrauded the Medicaid program. According to the investigation, Day was employed by Brevard County nursing home MTS Health Services, LLC, where he forged a mental health counseling license to secure employment. As an unlicensed counselor, Day caused fraudulent billings of more than $9,000 to the Medicaid program.
- Date:June 11, 2014
- Agency:Florida Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies